[links] Link salad wakes up in the Midwest again

Jumping Off the Cliff, Looking for Water on the Way Down — Me at Tor.com, on the process of creating a novel.

Full Bodied with bonus topic cleavage!Green is so proud.

The infinitely receding future — Tom Tomorrow on working for exposure.

Stephane Halleux’s wonderful steampunk sculptures — Very nice.

Carried down the bay — Screw pile lighthouses?

The story of Schroedinger’s cat (an epic poem) — A Straight Dope classic.

“Burning Walls” May Stop Black Hole Formation — Some heavy iron SFnal stuff from Technology Review.

A Longer Life for Earth’s Biosphere? — More heavy iron from Centauri Dreams. Deep time rocks!

?otD: Why?

Body movement: 70 minute suburban walk, 10 minutes of stretching and meditation
This morning’s weigh-in: n/a (in hotel)
Currently reading: The Human Disguise by James O’Neil