Cataloging is fundamental to the acquisition and spread of knowledge. It is a basic necessity of civilization.
Kate Bowler reminds us that it is much easier to count items than to know what counts.
Beaverland is a mind-expanding look at a “keystone species,” without which other species would surely perish.
Adam Serwer calls out the cruelty that, for people of color, is at the heart of the American experience.
Agatha Christie’s best-known mystery sets me off on a year of reading crime stories…fictional and real.
Each month I have a goal of reading five books. Here’s my list from December 2022.
When writers say they don’t care about feedback (or sales), they are probably lying.
A summary of the December 2022 posts on More to Come…
A compilation of the books I read and shared with other readers during 2022.
A Christmas story from Orkney by one of Scotland’s most revered authors. Wishing a Happy Christmas to all!