Bookninja gets some deserved love from the Canadian press. How, Andrea Curtis wonders, do “bloggers have the time and mental space to create their blog and maintain careers as freelance writers, poets, novelists, editors, etc., while I can barely squeak out 1,000 words before collapsing into bed at 9 p.m.”? (The answer: 1000 words?! Also, sleep? What’s that?)
Like me, the Europeans are suspicious of genetically modified food (no fish enzymes in my strawberries, please) and Google. I’m too paranoid to so much as activate a Gmail account. I mean, do you really want an advertising machine handling your email?