Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Prague

Recently I was in the Czech Republic, visiting Prague. Once I was there, I realized that the locals call the city Praha. This made me think about place names, since I too live in a place that is referred to one way by foreign visitors, and differently by those who live there: Switzerland.

Switzerland has four "short names," one in each of the four official languages:

Thursday, September 5, 2019

Currently ...

I thought I would change gears this week and give a glimpse of what I'm currently ...


Reading

The Year's Best Science Fiction & Fantasy 2018 (edited by Rich Horton)
Clarkesworld Magazine (Issue 111)
Apex Magazine (Issue 61)


Listening to

Red Planet by Kim Stanley Robinson (audiobook)
The Geek's Guide to the Galaxy (podcast)