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Thoughts on Star King

I’ve been accumulating so many reading materials of late that I had resolved to take a breather before buying anything else. I don’t think that’s going to hold, unfortunately. 641 more words

Literature

I Don’t think I Like Isaac Asimov

I feel like such a brat. I’ve spent a lot of time recently reading Asimov: I, Robot,Foundation, and a few shorts. My favorite is… 361 more words

Sacred Art

Bout of Books 17: Day 1 challenge

#boutofbooks

The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized
by Amanda @ On a Book Bender
and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal.
It is a week long read-a-thon that begins…

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Giveaway

It's a Ksh40 joke

Science and religion for just Ksh40?

More like it. A 1962 Isaac Asimov for Ksh20 and a 1968 James Baldwin for Ksh20, too.

At the bookseller’s, outside Tuskys Imara, Asimov’s “Foundation and Empire” was going for a special offer of Ksh20; same as Baldwin’s “The Amen Corner.”

Cheap reads.

Isaiah 65:1-12

Scripture: from verse 8

Do not destroy it, for a blessing is in it…

Observation: God is talking about His people, and how they have once again been choosing things He does not delight in, and how He will have to punish them accordingly.  

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Chaotic Systems

Assumptions

“Your assumptions are your windows on the world. Scrub them off every once in a while, or the lights won’t come in.”

Isaac Asimov

Advice

The Purpose of the Corporation – New Rules

The purpose of the corporation is arguably two-fold:  To create customers, by making promises and to keep customers, by keeping promises.   The goal seems clear:  to win.   322 more words

Corporate Entrepreneurship