A cultural "omniblog" covering matters literary as well as theatrical, musical, historical, cinematic(al), etc.
Tuesday, August 8, 2017
Quote of the Day (Charles Dickens, on Flattery)
"For, although a skillful flatterer is a most
delightful companion if you can keep him all to yourself, his taste becomes
very doubtful when he takes to complimenting other people." ― Charles
Dickens, Nicholas Nickleby(1839)
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