Colorado Bookstores & Other Madness

"'Oh, these Denver doldrums!' yelled Carlo to the sky." - Jack Kerouac, On the Road Now wasn't the time for you to be traversing unknown western locales. You weren't in the right mental or financial state. But there was work to be done in Colorado, so you couldn't get out of it. You had to make the journey. Money was advanced for the trip—but not quite enough. Scouring websites for plane tickets at the last minute, you go in for a so-called "hacker deal." It's the cheapest op

George R. R. Martin: Writer's Block

"My dream chronology is that the books finish first, and I do have a considerable lead over them," George R. R. Martin said in 2013, according to this article titled "'Game of Thrones' Writer George R. R. Martin Thinks His Books Will Outpace the Series." He elaborated, "It's true that they're moving faster than I am -- the series has its own speed -- but I don't see us catching up for another three years or so, by which time another book will be out. That should give them ano