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Entries from June 2008

Portland! Open your ears!

June 17th, 2008 · No Comments

Your author guy is going to be on Live Wire radio, Saturday, June 21st, at 8:00 pm. Details at: I have no idea what to expect. Sounds like it could be like Prairie Home Companion.

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Tags: Events and Interviews

The City of the Dead

June 16th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Until I figure out how to embed a movie here, check out the MySpace blog post: Here’s the first installment of the LONG VERSION. I’m guessing this takes fifteen minutes or so to look at. The remaining 300 photos tomorrow: COMMENTS:

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Tags: Travel

Why the Kindle isn’t a complete P.O.S.

June 14th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Let’s face it. I’m a gadget guy. I like shiny new machines, sometimes because they are shiny and new. I have an Iphone, an Xbox360, 2 Playstations, two Macs, five PCs (4 of which I built), 3 flat-screen TVs, 2 Tivos, 4 Ipods, 3 Digital SLRs, 4 digital point and shoot cameras — well, you […]

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Tags: Stuff

What I read on my Spring Vacation

June 11th, 2008 · 2 Comments

So, people are always asking me what I’m reading. And usually, I’m reading something for research, or some book someone has sent me for a jacket comment. (I have a two-foot stack of books on my desk right now that I’d love to read and comment on, but then, I would never be able to […]

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Tags: Reading Suggestions

Book Expo America -2008

June 2nd, 2008 · 1 Comment

Every year booksellers, publishers, and authors meet in an agreed upon city and talk about why the book business is going to to hell in a handbasket while eating, drinking, and standing next to each other for photos. It’s my chance to have brushes with fame! Shortly after arriving, I ran into Neil Stephenson, author […]

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