Henry Miller's 11 rules of writing. (Grokked from Mrs. Tad)
Jason Sanford on the Hugo ballot-stuffing brouhaha.
From Confessions of a Funeral Director, how grief actually works. (Grokked from Janiece)
Teaching creativity. (Grokked from Stewart Sternberg)
For your cultural edification, a pig-rider. Add in to this that one of the more successful tactics against war elephants was to grease pigs, set them on fire, and shoo them in the directions of the elephants. Warg riders my arse, welcome the dwarf Swine Riders of Hern. Yea, that's a story bone, go crazy with it. (Grokked from Camille Alexa)
How to leave work at work. As a recovering workaholic, yea, good luck with that. Well, maybe these techniques will work for you.
The three pitfalls to avoid when talking about race. (Grokked from Ferrett Steinmetz)
It's gonna take a lot to get this egg off their face. Gee, Cliven Bundy turns out to be a racists. Who would have thought. But, hey, he likes the Spanish People. So, unable to speak about racism in code and willing to grant illegals amnesty. Hey BLM, I think the roads the Bundy homestead will be clear by the end of the weekend. (Grokked from Vince)
Say, remember that challenger to Sen. McConnell who said that after he spoke at a rally to legalize cockfighting that he didn't know where he was at? Someday people will learn that in this modern age, someone is always recording. Yea, turns out, he was lying. And this was the guy who was a serious contender to Sen. McConnell? (Grokked from Matt Staggs)
As a former Chairman of Safety, yea, don't park in front of hydrants. My firemen know I'd have their backs if they had to do something like this. (Grokked from Janiece)