On Gen Y Utopianism

There was another blog post on the future impact of Gen Y this week. It annoyed me. I have to admit that I have an immediate and strong negative reaction whenever I read or hear someone talk about Digital Natives or how Gen Y is going to change everything. This is troubling because I fully […]

on great apologies…

This post has nothing to do with games and little to do with libraries. I was washing the dishes this weekend while the 2005 film version of Pride & Prejudice played on the television in the other room. (The version with Matthew MacFadyen as Darcy and Kiera Knightly as Elizabeth) As the end of the […]

Lord of the Rings Online

At least once a year from when I was around ten years old until some time after I went away to college, I read through J.R.R. Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings. I read as much of Tolkien’s work as I could find in the local library. I loved the Silmarillian and delved happily into the […]