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Jay Lake
Date: 2012-04-15 05:28
Subject: [links] Link salad is a taxing experience
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Where I write: Science fiction author Jay Lake fights cancer one blog post at a timeThe Oregonian with a piece on me, writing and cancer. Also a bonus video clip.

Best and Worst Writing Advice I've Ever Been Given[info]kenscholes speaks.

Molecular "Wankel Engine" Driven By PhotonsChemists say exotic clusters of boron atoms should behave like rotary Wankel engines when bathed in circularly polarised light. Coming soon, the Mazda RX-Μ.

The Problems Alcohol Can Help You Solve — What could possibly go wrong with a lede like that?

I Opt In! And Other TSA News of the Day

Study Says The More Walmarts In The Area, The More Hate Groups There Are — Heh. Interesting. (Thanks to [info]threeoutside.)

Liberals and conservatives think differently — Some commentary on recent studies.

?otd: Filed with the IRS yet?

Writing time yesterday: n/a (cancer stress)
Body movement: 30 minute stationary bike ride, plus hiking to come in the Columbia Gorge
Hours slept: 7.75 (solid)
Weight: 240.6 (!)
Currently reading: Somewhere Else by Sally McLennan

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User: seventorches
Date: 2012-04-15 17:09 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
I read that as "molecular wanking engine". Yes, I went there, and frankly, I haven't come back yet...
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