Monthly Archives: May 2013

Why I like the idea of homeschooling (!)

Often when anyone says they’d like to homeschool their kids, their interlocutor thinks: “Oh, dear dear, she’s afraid of the world. She thinks her kids will be corrupted by the world if she sends them to school, so locking them up in the compound is the best way to preserve the purity of their souls. […]

Dr Who

I’m trying to work out why I don’t really like the new Doctor Who. “It’s because you’re not the target audience.” No, but I am! I love all the dorkiest geekiest things. I love sci-fi! Successful sci-fi (or SF) takes a hypothetical with profound implications for humanity and runs with it. What if there was […]