April 2019

Eulogy for Leo

Posted on April 15, 2019 at 1:21 pm in

(deep breath)

On April 15, 2019 we had the veterinarian to our house and Leo was put to sleep. He had cancer and we made the difficult decision to not pursue surgical options, hoping to give him instead a bit more time enjoying the best life we could provide for him. It’s never expected, although we had a little more time than usual to prepare, and that was a gift in many ways.

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2019 Goal: Reading Top 100 SciFi Update #2

Posted on April 5, 2019 at 1:05 pm in

At the end of 2018 I set a goal for myself of reading all of the books on the Top 100 Fantasy and Top 100 Science Fiction book lists. It was ambitious. For links to the the full list, see this post. For a quick review of the 21 I’d previously read, see here.

Since then, I’ve read four more.

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