Book Reviews

Three Novellas that Examine the Power and Possibilities of Language–and a Language that Makes Users Human Lie Detectors.

Language is a slippery thing. I often marvel that American high schools require four years of English but not math or history, and think that it’s because rhetoric, language, and the grit that it takes to grasp and wield are… Read More ›


Close Your Eyes by Paul Jessup

To read Open Your Eyes is to experience the magic of standing next to a furnace as a smith works, eyes and ears awakened to new sounds and techniques as each strike of the hammer forces you to blink. Keep your eyes open though. You won’t want to miss what happens next.