Weekend Edition: 11-13

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Worthwhile Reading in the Interweb Tubes

  • A memoir of living with a brain tumour (“I think that loss of speech, and of understanding of speech, and of understanding of writing, and of coherent writing – these losses will amount to the loss of my mind.”) (via)
  • The loan arranger (“We are granted an illusion of ownership, but may read only within the ecosystem of hardware and software supported by the bookseller with sometimes additional limitations imposed by publishers.”) (via)

Bookish Linkage

Nonbookish Linkage

When the promise is broken you go on living
But it steals something from down in your soul

“The Promise,” Bruce Springsteen, 18 Tracks

1 comment to Weekend Edition: 11-13

  • Though I’m a writer, my “day job” is teaching, and I can tell you that these harassment-type lawsuits and complaints against one teacher are the quickest way to make all teachers give up on trying anything alive or new.