Not gonna give you my NaNo update this Thursday. You’re going to have to wait until Sunday and my epic Next Chapter update (October and NaNoWriMo). Also, I’m writing the draft through to the end, using my momentum to put this one to rest before the end of the year!
Andrew Rosenthal of The New York Times muses on fear and the high cost of terror.
As a final ‘f-you,’ the failing Harper government made 49 patronage appointments. iPolitics.
On that topic, here’s an infographic on logical fallacies.
Anna Lovind explores the roles we play and the freedom that hides behind them.
Arthur C. Brooks advises us to choose gratitude because it will make us happier. The New York Times.
If you get a PhD in Canada, don’t expect an income commensurate with your investment. In other words, you work for the passion, which, for many, is compensation enough. The Globe and Mail.
Scientists report that people who talk to themselves are geniuses. LifeHack.
Earthables shares 16 examples of fairytale architecture in Norway.
A neuroscientist-artist creates dazzling images of the brain. Live Science.
Take a look at this beautiful kinetic horse sculpture. Make.
Lightning at 7200 frames per second (FPS) is AMAZING. Emphasis on the ZING!
Making art with fire:
Mashable presents this photo-essay on the North American Indian, 1904-1924.
And yes, you read that right at the top of this post. Now that NaNo is over, I’m returning to Saturday posting 🙂 First is Next Chapter, which will be up Sunday instead of Saturday because of a family function this week. Then, I’m rewinding to CanCon 2015 and I’ll be sharing those posts into next year!
Lot’s of Writerly Goodness coming your way.
See you soon.