Deadly Ink

Two years ago, Deadly Ink had to close its doors, cancelling the conference at the last moment.  But after a two year hiatus, Deadly Ink is returning this week-end, with events and activities Friday, August 2 - Sunday, August 4.   Sometimes things that are presumed to be dead have a way of coming back to… Continue reading Deadly Ink


Monkey: Journey to the West

I have blogged from time-to-time about Monkey: Journey to the West.  Monkey is an ancient Chinese folk novel written (as best we know) by Wu Cheng-en, first published in 1592.  It is one of my favorite books, one of my family's favorite books.  My wife has referred to it as the family totem.  Monkey is… Continue reading Monkey: Journey to the West