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Posts from September 2011

Mr Swift

Dave Eggers, in a lovely tribute to his high school English teacher, Mr Criche, remembers getting back a paper with a short note on it that basically changed his life. It said: “Sure hope you become a writer.” Over the next 10 years, I thought often about Mr. Criche’s six words. Whenever I felt discouraged, […]


Gibson Talks About Stuff

BoingBoing just put up a fantastic, pithy, wide-ranging interview with William Gibson. It’s well worth a read. Here he is on the various armageddon scenarios lurking on our horizon: What do you worry about? I’m talking about loose nukes, global warming, economic meltdown, creeping fascism. All of the above, and anything else in that general […]