Monthly Archives: July 2013

In the Land of Invented Languages – Arika Okrent

Another not-entirely-on-topic post, alas. I was recently encouraged to read this book by a friend (who knows how much I intensely dislike conlangs). Overall, it is a linguistics book, and thus outside the purview of my ‘blog. However, the main … Continue reading

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Rule 34 – Charles Stross

I never got around to posting this immediately after I finished reading Rule 34, so my reminiscing is going to be somewhat hazy, but I feel I ought to have a go as it was a damn good book. I’ve … Continue reading

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Star Trek: Into Darkness

I realise this isn’t a book, and it came out a while ago, but I have some thoughts about the film and I want to share them. Firstly, and to get it out of the way, I really enjoyed it. … Continue reading

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