On Writing: Of Laundry and Other Disasters

Sometimes the best solution to one problem is to make a different problem, that’s then easier to clean up.

Take laundry. If you’ve done it yourself, and I suspect most of us have, you’ve inevitably made mistakes. Such as, oh, leaving things in the pockets. Continue reading


Bunny Bit: Names Changed to Protect….

Ahem. I got my hands on a short history of Korea written circa the 1990s. It is, shall we say, not written up to my usual standards for a history book. But it was cheap. And gives at least a brief overview so I know some keywords to start digging for more info.

….Then the bunnies muttered, so what would an actual serious historian, immersed in the history of Northeast Asia, make of this book? Continue reading