Review: Clockwork Fairy Tales: A Collection of Steampunk Fables — In which the reviewer rather liked my novelette, "You Will Attend Until Beauty Awakens".
"The Stars Do Not Lie", by Jay Lake — A positive review of my multiply nominated novella.
Landays — A fascinating essay on women's culture and poetry in Afghanistan. (Via Daily Idioms, Annotated.)
How Not to Be Alone
The Insanity Virus — Schizophrenia has long been blamed on bad genes or even bad parents. Wrong, says a growing group of psychiatrists. The real culprit, they claim, is a virus that lives entwined in every person's DNA. (Via Lisa Costello.)
World's roundest object — A funny science geek video. (Via
Bayes’ theorem: Its triumphs and discontents — Lessons learned from 250 years of a famous statistical theorem.
Our One-Continent World: Pangea — Mapping political geography onto paleogeology.
QotD?: What time of the morning seems reasonable to you?
Writing time yesterday: 0.5 hours (revisions to "Rock of Ages")
Hours slept: 5.75 hours (solid)
Body movement: 0.0 hours (exercise room was occupied)
Number of FEMA troops on my block creating tornadoes for political distraction: 0
Currently reading: Making Money by Terry Pratchett