am making progress on the second draft of the new Calvino
novel. Another couple of weeks and it should be ready
for the Beta readers. I have a few readers who devote
time and effort to reading the second draft and spotting
the errors and mistakes that inevitably accumulate like
bad air in a mineshaft. By the time I crawl out of that
mine, everything looks like coal dust.
week I am writing about The Last Question. That is the
title of an Isaac Asimov short story, which he said was
his favorite story. When you read it (a link is in the
essay) you will understand why he loved this story. I
think you will love it, too.
reading the week ahead, and may you close your eyes, lay
your head back, and think about your own answer to The
can find my essay here: http://cgmoore.com/blog/