[links] Link salad wanders into a new month, wonders what happened to the old one

Steampunk is officially dead — Having hit the Sunday funnies.

Questionable Content on fan fic — Heh.

To NSFW or not to NSFW? — Roger Ebert on last week’s Hefner article. And may I note the obvious?

The Milky Way Over the Peak of the Furnace — Mmm, APOD.

How to Hunt for Hidden PhotonsStare at the Sun from behind a wall and you might notice something interesting, say astrophysicists searching for a new breed of “hidden” photon.

The Grand Old Plot Against the Tea Party — Really, they’re just Republicans who manahged to inflect the primary process somewhat. (And particularly ill-informed Republicans at that.) Who could possibly be surprised?

Plus special bonus weekend reacharound because so many of you were offline this weekend:

You Can’t Tell Authors You Love Them — Jim van Pelt on, well, me. (Among other things.) He’s just read my book The Specific Gravity of Grief.

calendula_witch’s birthday

An email housekeeping note from me

A particularly steampunk (and Jay) moment of zen

?otD: Have you ever seen the dead dance?


11/1/2010
Writing time yesterday: 0.5 hours (medical follies but some revisions, and collaborative WRPA with calendula_witch)
Body movement: 30 minute stationary bike ride
Hours slept: 6.5 hours (solid)
This morning’s weigh-in: n/a
Yesterday’s chemo/post-op stress index: 4/10 (fatigue, peripheral neuropathy, emotional distress)
Currently reading: I Wonder by Marian Bantjes