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Rural Access (Technology)
There have been many promises of expanding Internet access in the United States, but remote areas in rural America are still under-served. This article talks of an effort to craft a solution designed for the unique complications in Appalachia that has been remarkably successful.
A new writing evaluation that focuses on specific writing weaknesses rather than grammar. I didn’t agree 100% with what it highlighted, but it caught a few things I’d missed, so it might be worth giving a trial run. (Via Jane Friedman)
This is a book blogger’s list of red flags in book blurbs. Worth checking against yours to confirm you didn’t do any of this.
A glimpse into the procurement experience for scraps destined to claim a new life as steampunk art.
It’s important to pay attention to the personality of your new furry family member over any general advice, but this article offers a reasonable starting point for introducing a new cat.