The story of a scam agent that's as odd as any movie begins http://accrispin.blogspot.com/2006/01/victoria-strauss-another-one-bites.html, continues http://accrispin.blogspot.com/2006/01/victoria-strauss-lisa-hackey-saga-part.html and concludes at http://accrispin.blogspot.com/2006/01/victoria-strauss-saga-of-lisa-hackney.html. Read, enjoy, avoid crooked agents.
Someone recently sent me a link to http://www.jessicajoslin.com/jessica/index.html which I loved and passed straight on to the Fabulist -- http://www.fabulist.org/.
I enjoyed Michael Dirda writing in the Washington Post about Conan the Barbarian and Robert E. Howard....
Right. Maddy and I are about to experimentally watch some old Dr Who DVDs. Tonight, she encounters Jon Pertwee for the first time, because he is the only Doctor of whom I can say "I met him at a launch party for something once..."