Word Wednesday ‘Two Tribes’ by Chris Beckett

This Week’s Word Is “Brexit.”  Chris Beckett is an author I’ve been meaning to read for several years now, ever since Dark Eden won the Clarke Award. Finally, I caught up with is work, with his latest novel, Two Tribes. I was drawn to Two Tribes because of its themes of Brexit and climate change.  Before COVID-19, if there […]

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Commonplace Books Part 6: Helpful Products and Tools

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Stack Overflow: Happy Earth Day!

This Wednesday is the 50th Earth Day, and although many of us around the world are still sequestered, in many places it’s still possible to get outside separately and enjoy the outdoors. (Just keep your distance!) I’ve been reading lately that because people are driving less due to all these restrictions, one of the unexpected […]

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