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Twitterpated

I love Twitter. Really, I do. I’ve been using Twitter for just over a year now, and I find it amusing, engaging and informative. I’ve been able to connect with real people and virtual communities that I otherwise never would … Continue reading

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One Book, One Twitter, Lots of Gods

“What I say is, a town isn’t a town without a bookstore. It may call itself a town, but unless it’s got a bookstore, it knows it’s not fooling a soul.” — American Gods I really liked the idea of … Continue reading

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Book Hero: Intrepid Pens

One of the coolest things about Twitter is the potential for serendipitous discovery of interesting and important projects going on in your own community. A week or so ago, one of my “online friends” re-tweeted a link with a call … Continue reading

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The Gods are Crazy (and Scary): Week One of #1B1T and “American Gods”

I knew I should have taken that mythology class in university. Perhaps then I wouldn’t be putting down American Gods every few pages to look up obscure names on Wikipedia. But even if you don’t know your Bilquis from your … Continue reading

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“American Gods” selected for #1B1T

The people have spoken, er, tweeted, and the inaugural pick of the One Book, One Twitter Book Club will be Neil Gaiman’s American Gods. Although it wasn’t my choice, I’m excited to read American Gods, especially since the author is … Continue reading

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One Book, One Twitter

Have you heard of One Book, One Twitter yet? If not, you soon will. The brain child of Jeff Howe — a writer, editor at Wired magazine and Harvard fellow — the One Book, One Twitter concept is modeled after … Continue reading

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