A cultural "omniblog" covering matters literary as well as theatrical, musical, historical, cinematic(al), etc.
Thursday, July 2, 2015
Quote of the Day (Raymond Chandler, on the ‘Cold Half-Lit World’)
“Maybe I'm an ectoplasm with a private licence.
Maybe we all get like this in the cold half-lit world where always the wrong
things happen and never the right.” — Raymond Chandler, The Little Sister(1949)
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