Hello! I have exhausted my current supply of reading material and am looking for some new books! I am going to pick up Neil deGrasse Tyson's 'Space Chronicles', any other suggestions? I'm big into…Continue
"I'd recommend just about anything by Alastair Reynolds. If you like space opera then he's your guy. My personal favorite is 'Pushing Ice'.
Also Richard Morgan. The Altered Carbon series and 'Black Man' or…"
"OK-I shall dig into Discworld! The only other Terry Pratchett book I've read is "Small Gods"-which I'm afraid turned into one of those "put it down, pick it up two weeks later, put it down, forget where I put it, find it,…"
You can check me on this ... but I THINK the "lush on the right" is "Snooky." At least I THINK it's Snooky ... but then, I really wouldn't know Snooky if I tripped over her ... which I would very much RATHER NOT.
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"Alexandra, I'm going to try. I will first deal with possible communication problems.
In every attempt at communication, thoughts have to pass through several "screens" (a Zen idea), and at any of these screens errors can harm the…"
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Joan, I wish my Mom hadd had a "team" when she was going through chemo…"
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"@Rachel: Realizing I have only one life to live also encourages me to live a happier and fuller life, as well as invest in a future I know I will not be around to appreciate. It seems only logical to me.
@Dennis: I've always wondered what it…"