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Monthly Archive: October 2007

Oct 17 2007

Breaking Rules, Part I

Rex Stout’s Nero Wolfe appeared in 33 novels and 39 shorter works. He is one of literature’s most perfectly delineated creatures of habit. Some things I know about Nero Wolfe’s household: Wolfe does not leave the brownstone. Wolfe is not to be interrupted between 9 and 11 a.m., 4 and 6 p.m. each day, when …

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Oct 11 2007

Update

On the upside, despite having migraines and not knowing what they were, I’ve thrown a party, completed my book revisions and started to distribute betas, and gotten a compliment from Steve Brust since my last post in September. Not too shabby for a defective kid.

Oct 11 2007

Migraineur

I added a new word to my vocabulary last night, but I’m not as thrilled as you might think. I’m apparently a migraineur, whether I like it or not. I mean, I already knew I got migraines–not much to like there. But migraineur makes it sound as though I’m a purveyor, like I cause the …

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