A cultural "omniblog" covering matters literary as well as theatrical, musical, historical, cinematic(al), etc.
Saturday, June 9, 2018
Quote of the Day (Thomas Carlyle, on ‘The Man Who Cannot Laugh’)
“The man who cannot laugh is not only fit for
treasons, stratagems, and spoils; but his whole life is already a treason and a
stratagem.”—Scottish historian-essayist Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881), Sartor Resartus (1833)
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