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some books i read on the other side of the world

It’s been months since I posted last. Recently I started a new job. I haven’t written much (or read much) in a long time because I’m always exhausted at the moment. 1,238 more words

Books

UK Government Outlines Isaac Asimov-Style Rules to Protect Us from Artificial Intelligence | Nerdist

Wow, this is kinda nuts. The House of Lords Artificial Intelligence Committee has issued a report titled “AI in the UK: Ready, Willing and Able?”. The group was appointed “to consider the economic, ethical and social implications of advances in artificial intelligence,”. 107 more words

Geek/nerd

My Author Goals List

Apparently I’m all about setting myself goals this Spring. I have the Magical Readathon (in which I’m already off the TBR to be honest), my… 645 more words

Books

Writer's Block

Fuck.

Writer’s block sucks. And it sucks so much because you have so much you want to do, want to say, but then you’re stuck staring at a blank page, or an old piece that has yet to reach the finish line, or something of the sort. 477 more words

Science fiction: Better clever than wise

I’m giving myself a little course in science fiction. I’ve read plenty of sci-fi. I even took a class on genre fiction in college called “Monsters, Aliens & Cyborgs: Encounters with the Other,” but I wanted to come back to a thoughtful study of the genre now that I have some age and experience. 804 more words

Edumacational

Classic Science Fiction: 'I Robot' by Asimov

As the recent silence on my blog demonstrates, I’ve been suffering from something of a reading slump.  As all experienced readers know, the only way to combat such misery is to wait it out, holding on to the hope that the perfect choice of books will suddenly rekindle the old magic.  367 more words

Book Review

AuVi 00.07

    The cry of a machine

    can be measured into

    a vocal range where

    its freedom has none,

    only the logic of preserving oneself by any means, 24 more words

    Art