Daily Archives: July 14, 2015

Escape From Flatland

In November 2013, involved with NoWriNaMo [1], I wrote a nonfiction novel in which I discussed my dramatic and terrifying departure from Thailand [2], examining in particular detail the personal and political disasters that in parallel left me deeply shaken … Continue reading

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Book Review: Envisioning Information

Envisioning Information, by Edward Tufte This book is the second in order of Tufte’s ongoing series on visualization and graphic information design, although it is the fourth book of the series I have read [1], or the fifth in one … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Rediscovery Of North America

The Rediscovery Of North America, by Barry Lopez Although this short book, which I managed to read while wrestling with my customary insomnia last night, is only about 60 pages long, it represents a great deal of wasted paper and … Continue reading

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