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New Essay at The Wisdom Daily: "The Loneliness of Isidore of Seville"

Thanks to the editors of The Wisdom Daily for publishing my essay on the Isidore of Seville, the seventh century Church Father, polymath, and compiler of an ur-Wikipedia. You can read it here.

Religion/Myth

The Knitters Dictionary - So Much More

I found the PDF version of this book far more helpful than the Kindle version. The Kindle version was six ways of messed up, but the PDF was glorious by comparison! 171 more words

Books

Object-002 • Growing Encyclopaedia (draft for SCP)

  • Item # – Object-002
  • Containment Difficulty: Safe

Special Containment Procedures

Object-002 is to be put in a fake library and said library is to be populated with books. 381 more words

Object-001 • Living TV

  • Item #: Object-001
  • Object Class: Safe

Special Containment Procedure

Object-1 is to be contained in a 5” diameter-sized room with a fake person sitting in front of the TV. 224 more words

Research Questions and the Ten-Year-Old Mind

As a school librarian it is my task to teach research skills to my students.  In library circles.the new nomenclature for what was once research skills is now information literacy.  941 more words

I Pulled the Trigger... & other Updates

This week has included a number of updates to The Satyrrian, with more to come, but last night I added a page for the book’s “ 277 more words

Omicronneon

Enfloofopedia

Enfloofopedia (floofinition) – a reference work or compendium providing summaries of information from all branches of knowledge about cats, dogs, and other house pets.

In use: 20 more words

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