Archive for May, 2014

Willy Ley’s Exotic Zoology

Saturday, May 31st, 2014

This is the first of what I hope will be many posts on books that have brought me joy over the years. I am writing it for the selfish pleasure of remembering what it was like to read this book for the first time. But I hope that someone may, as a result of reading […]

Boojums, reanimated

Sunday, May 18th, 2014

Rising from the earth’s damp clutch, shaking off clods and looking around dumbly, the blog attempted to form a thought. “Me … alive?” If you found your way here, you know that this blog’s domain is now “” and not “” Long story. Let me just advise that, before you sign up with an ISP […]