Verlyn Klinkenborg:

You can only become a better writer by becoming a better reader.
You have far more experience as a reader than you do as a writer.
Youโ€™ve read millions of words arranged by other writers.
How many sentences have you made so far?

๐Ÿ“– ๐ŸŽง Star Wars: Thrawn Ascendancy Book II: Greater Good

By Timothy Zahn

My wife made up a color matching game which our 3yo loved.

Our 22mo girl started playing and put things wherever. My wife said, โ€œGood job! Youโ€™re doing it.โ€

The 3yo got right up in her face. โ€œNo. You are not doing well.โ€

Then she got mad and trashed the game.


What a fun game! I love that a block by Gobert won it. Go Jazz! ๐Ÿ€

๐Ÿ“– Shadow Puppets

By Orson Scott Card

๐Ÿ“– ๐ŸŽง Steal Like an Artist Audio Trilogy

By Austin Kleon

๐Ÿ“– Shadow of the Hegemon

By Orson Scott Card

๐Ÿ“– Enderโ€™s Shadow

By Orson Scott Card

๐Ÿ“– ๐ŸŽง The War of Art

By Steven Pressfield

๐Ÿ“– ๐ŸŽง The Dichotomy of Leadership

By Jocko Willink and Leif Babin

๐Ÿ“– First Meetings: In the Enderverse

By Orson Scott Card

๐Ÿ“– Enderโ€™s Game

By Orson Scott Card

๐Ÿ“– A World Without Email

By Cal Newport

๐Ÿ“– James Herriotโ€™s Dog Stories

By James Herriot

๐Ÿ“– ๐ŸŽง Extreme Ownership

By Jocko Wilinks and Leif Babin

๐Ÿ“š The Tuttle Twins (all)

By Connor Boyack

Leather menu covers

My wife and I had lunch today at Maria Bonita, a delightful Mexican restaurant in a strip mall. We were on the way home from my therapy appointment and stopped to eat and chat. The food was great, but that wasnโ€™t my favorite part. The ambiance was charming and welcoming, but that wasnโ€™t my favorite either. I loved the menu. With all my heart. More precisely, I loved the menu covers.

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