Who Shares Taste in Books

Just a very quick data crunch and visualisation. In the Gentleman’s Book Club, everyone makes a suggestion on our next read and we democratically decide that read by each ranking our own preferences. The top book is our read. Throughout

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Who Shares Taste in Books

Just a very quick data crunch and visualisation. In the Gentleman’s Book Club, everyone makes a suggestion on our next read and we democratically decide that read by each ranking our own preferences. The top book is our read. Throughout

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Review of The Pilgrim Conspiracy

The Pilgrim Conspiracy by Jeroen Windmeijer My rating: 4 of 5 stars The Pilgrim Conspiracy promises a tale in the style of Dan Brown, and it delivers. Connecting Freemasonry with the Pilgrim trek from England to Leiden and eventually to

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Review of The Pilgrim Conspiracy

The Pilgrim Conspiracy by Jeroen Windmeijer My rating: 4 of 5 stars The Pilgrim Conspiracy promises a tale in the style of Dan Brown, and it delivers. Connecting Freemasonry with the Pilgrim trek from England to Leiden and eventually to

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Learn Python Quickly

Learn Python Quickly: A Complete Beginner’s Guide to Learning Python, Even If You’re New to Programming by Code Quickly My rating: 5 of 5 stars Learn Python Quickly is a new (and exceptionally handily accomplished) beginner’s guide to Python by

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Learn Python Quickly

Learn Python Quickly: A Complete Beginner’s Guide to Learning Python, Even If You’re New to Programming by Code Quickly My rating: 5 of 5 stars Learn Python Quickly is a new (and exceptionally handily accomplished) beginner’s guide to Python by

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ReReview of Flashman

A quick review of a re-read.It’s been a couple decades since first reading the series and by and large it has stood well the test of time.The historical context of the publishing of the novel always remains a good tale.

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ReReview of Flashman

A quick review of a re-read.It’s been a couple decades since first reading the series and by and large it has stood well the test of time.The historical context of the publishing of the novel always remains a good tale.

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Review of Escaping Dreamland

This review is based on a pre-released copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. It is scheduled to be released in September of 2020. Escaping Dreamland by Charlie Lovett My rating: 5 of 5 star Escaping

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Review of Escaping Dreamland

This review is based on a pre-released copy provided by the publisher in exchange for an honest review. It is scheduled to be released in September of 2020. Escaping Dreamland by Charlie Lovett My rating: 5 of 5 star Escaping

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A Virtual Craft Beer Festival

Well we do live in interesting times. So through some social mediated means I caught wind of the Craic Community’s VBF and am very glad I did. From 3pm to 8pm today 60+ people congregated via Zoom to interact with

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A Virtual Craft Beer Festival

Well we do live in interesting times. So through some social mediated means I caught wind of the Craic Community’s VBF and am very glad I did. From 3pm to 8pm today 60+ people congregated via Zoom to interact with

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Review of Three Cheers for Me

I cannot believe that I have not reviewed this favourite until now. I had collected a few words about the longer series that comprise The Collected Bandy Papers (Vols 1 – 9) in a previous post. They are modern day

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Review of Three Cheers for Me

I cannot believe that I have not reviewed this favourite until now. I had collected a few words about the longer series that comprise The Collected Bandy Papers (Vols 1 – 9) in a previous post. They are modern day

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Review of The Last Voyage of the Andrea Doria

The Last Voyage of the Andrea Doria: The Sinking of the World’s Most Glamorous Ship by Greg King and Penny Wilson My rating: 5 of 5 stars The Last Voyage of the Andrea Doria: The Sinking of the World’s Most

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Review of The Last Voyage of the Andrea Doria

The Last Voyage of the Andrea Doria: The Sinking of the World’s Most Glamorous Ship by Greg King and Penny Wilson My rating: 5 of 5 stars The Last Voyage of the Andrea Doria: The Sinking of the World’s Most

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Review of Chicago’s Great Fire

Chicago’s Great Fire The Destruction and Resurrection of an Iconic American City by Carl Smith My rating: 4 of 5 stars Carl Smith’s upcoming Chicago’s Great Fire: The Destruction and Resurrection of an Iconic American City is an exhaustively researched

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Review of Chicago’s Great Fire

Chicago’s Great Fire The Destruction and Resurrection of an Iconic American City by Carl Smith My rating: 4 of 5 stars Carl Smith’s upcoming Chicago’s Great Fire: The Destruction and Resurrection of an Iconic American City is an exhaustively researched

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On Plans and Institutional Momentum

Everyone loves a good plan. It gives direction, sets expectations, lets us know what’s coming next. It makes everything seem manageable. The problem with plans is that we have trouble letting go of them or allowing them to evolve with

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On Plans and Institutional Momentum

Everyone loves a good plan. It gives direction, sets expectations, lets us know what’s coming next. It makes everything seem manageable. The problem with plans is that we have trouble letting go of them or allowing them to evolve with

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