And Gutenberg Lived Here: And All Points West

I know- actually I'm hoping- that some of you have wondered why my blog was not up in the last couple of days- answer: busman's holiday. Make that: a last-minute secretive midnight-ish invite, a crazy three-day preparation period, during which I had to handle the usual- and unusual- things everyone goes through in this biz … Continue reading And Gutenberg Lived Here: And All Points West

The Day The Pants Fell: Or, What Is Humor?

Today I decided I would write something humorous. Bad news, right? ie trying to write humorous(ly) when you are writing about what is humorous is like dropping your baggy pants at a librarians' convention. Wait, that was funny. Or was it? By which I mean: someone once wrote, probably John Cleese, or maybe it was … Continue reading The Day The Pants Fell: Or, What Is Humor?

Once Upon A Time: Holmes For The Holidays

It's New Years Day here in Gutenberg Land. Time for serious reflection. Self improvement resolutions. Change. Yeah... Right... If this year is anything like last year: You run till you drop, Road Runner fashion, and then Bugs Bunny drops the anvil on you. After which you crawl out from under, try to make it a … Continue reading Once Upon A Time: Holmes For The Holidays