A beautifully told story with colorful characters out of epic tradition, a tight and complex plot, and solid pacing. -- Booklist, starred review of On the Razor's Edge

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Monday, October 3, 2016

A Brilliant Idea

by Rober Scherrer at Cosmic Yarns:

Marvel Superhero Day at School

My daughter's school is sponsoring "Marvel Monday," when everyone is supposed to dress up as a Marvel superhero. What to do? I suggested that she go as the Fantastic Four's Sue Richards, who can turn invisible. Then just skip school that day.


  1. Ha! They never did fun stuff like this at St. Mary's Whittier. Also, Sue Richards is also supposed to be some kind of genius, so what would she be doing in grade school, anyway?

    BTW - did you remove all your blog links on purpose? None of my business, of course, it's just that many people, like high single digits, even, found my blog via your blog's links, and I, in turn, have used them to find other blogs I like. I did notice that the auto updating was getting really funky lately. No biggie, just wondering.

    1. What blog links were removed?

    2. On the left, the list of blogs - Fesser's, Shea's, mine, and so on - ordered by most recently updated doesn't show up on any of three computers I've looked for them on in the last week or so.

    3. On this computer here, they are visible.

  2. Yeah, they've been gone for a while. I thought it was because I installed an adblocker...

  3. Well, thanks for pointing that out. Now I'll have to find Dr. Boli another way.

  4. Well, thanks for pointing that out. Now I'll have to find Dr. Boli another way.


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