Metastasis Cover & Table of Contents — My short story "The Cancer Catechism" will be reprinted.
First Person: My Lunch With Hemingway
Dolphins 'call each other by name' — Scientists have found further evidence that dolphins call each other by "name". This seems huge to me. Or maybe not.
Mind the gap! Commuters in Japan push 30,000kg train carriage off trapped woman — She escaped serious injury and train left station just eight minutes after the incident. Wow. People are amazing.
“Hockey stick graph” climate researcher’s defamation suit to go forward — Judge rules against attempts by conservative groups to have it thrown out.
The American cloud — The cosy coastal world of pretend farmers’ markets bears no resemblance to the actual back end of America. (Via Daily Idioms, Annotated.)
Dear Royal Baby: We Americans apologize for our Revolution; please be our Absolute Monarch — Hahaha. Ah, politics.
Monarchy versus the Panopticon — Charlie Stross on the royal baby.
Texas’ new law bans biblical abortions — Look, either you believe the Bible or you don’t. Either you submit to the authority of the inerrant Word of God or you don’t.
QotD?: What did you have for breakfast?
Writing time yesterday: 0.0 hours (chemo brain)
Hours slept: 7.25 hours (solid)
Body movement: 0.5 hours stationary bike
Weight: n/a (forgot)
Number of FEMA troops on my block conducting Department of Justice investigations of white patriots: 0
Currently reading: Real Happiness: The Power of Meditation: A 28-Day Program by Sharon Salzberg; Leviathan Wakes by James S.A. Corey