"It isn’t a fact universally acknowledged that a person who mistakes his opinions for facts may also mistake himself for God." Source: Reading Lolita in Patriarchy: Rebecca Solnit on Being Mansplained About How She Must Have Misread Nabokov
It's fair to say I've had an eventful few months. Egypt - mostly wonderful, with elements of extreme difficulty, but I must never forget that with the way things are going in the region, that may well be the last 'safe' time to visit. With what Daesh has done in Syria, I believe there's a … Continue reading These last months, they go up, they go down. I’m getting seasick.
Source: Being A Girl: A Brief Personal History of Violence
Both Angry Robot and Gollancz are having open door periods in December/January. I want to submit to both - Hilda to both and a revised Godblind to Gollancz. The only problem is I haven't *quite* finished Hilda yet. I mean, there's a lot of text there, and some of it's good, but there's also a … Continue reading On having a plan