So it’s been a little while since I did anything hear other than review what I’m reading. Time to do that, right? First, I’m doing Camp NaNoWriMo again this month. I did a 50k novel that is a pain the ass to edit in April, but I did it successfully, so I came back for… Continue reading
On e-readers vs. paper books
Over there on the side column of this blog, there’s a badge about pledging to read the printed word. See it? Well, on the page that I got the badge from, the follow paragraph is included: We support the printed word in all its forms: newspapers, magazines, and of course books. We think reading on… Continue reading
My collection – Old books
I’m from a family of collectors so, having nothing to collect myself, I set out in search of something to collect. I found it by way of my aunt and uncle giving me a book that they found in the wall of their house. Yes, you read that right. They were renovating the kitchen in… Continue reading
An English diarist and naval administrator. I served as administrator of the Royal Navy and Member of Parliament. I had no maritime experience, but I rose to be the Chief Secretary to the Admiralty under both King Charles II and King James II through patronage, diligence, and my talent for administration.