|Posted on June 26, 2011 at 3:08 PM||comments (0)|
My escapist drug of choice is thick Tudor histories. I can’t stop reading stories of heavy eye contact, careful wordplay, formal flirtation, the slow build of mannered requests. Sure, there are battles and backstabbing in my books too, but it’s really all about the courtly flirtations, isn’t it?
The draw of courtship in our world of post-bar hookups isn’t ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on April 10, 2011 at 1:10 PM||comments (0)|
I love the cyberpunk connectivity that social networks and ubiquitous smartphones have brought us. I'm excited by new technology creating new social patterns, by the endless, everywhere conversation of texting and the instant connection when photos of distant friends appear in my hands. Every day it's easier to connect based on interest and affection, and not only geography.
I love it, of course I do, but ...Read Full Post »