I’m baaaack!

It seems as if every time I make the commitment to blog daily, things start off fine. Then real life takes my pledge as a challenge to see just how much it can throw at me before I cry “Surrender!”. Usually, when that happens, I can dig out after a couple of weeks. It seems like this time real life decided to not only knock me down but try to knock me out, […]

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A few thoughts and some more recommended reading

The past week has been memorable and not necessarily in a good way. Accusations have been tossed around that the Hugo nominations were gamed, that the people behind Sad Puppies 3 are interested in only having white males of the misogynistic bent nominated and, therefore, winning. Media outlets have run with stories that fit square into the definition of libel, taking at face value the accusations without doing even the most minimum […]

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The future of libraries is here

Wow, a blog two days in a row. It almost didn’t happen because, well, it’s Saturday and I couldn’t think of anything to write about. Then a story in the Dallas Morning News caught my eye and off I went to find out more about it. It’s no secret that there has been a lot of discussion the last few years about how the continuing growth of e-books will impact our local […]

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