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Tuesday, July 16, 2013
Quote of the Day (Grace Paley, on How to React to the ‘Outside World’)
“The outside world will trivialize you for almost
anything if it wants to. You may as well be who you are.” —Short-story writer,
poet, and political activist Grace Paley, “The Art of Fiction No. 131,” The Paris
Review, Fall 1992
I'm a librarian (no, NOT a "cybrarian" or "information scientist" or any of the other trendy terms the profession has come up with), as well as a freelance writer/researcher; my political leanings are contrarian, much to the dismay of friends on the left and right, and so I will give anyone looking for my vote exactly what they deserve -- the back of my hand