Lots of fascinating characters today: Dennis Lehane, Kate Middleton, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ichiro Suzuki—
He said. She said. Thoughts about dialogue from Dennis Lehane.
Kate Middleton and when, exactly, did bare breasts become taboo?
The sexy side of Dewey decimal numbers & card catalogs. Librarian tattoos.
F. Scott Fitzgerald replies to hate mail. Or, as we would call it today, a troll.
Because a writer never knows where his/her next great idea will come from, here's an off-the-beaten-path baseball story: How a great hitter pampers his bats Japanese-style. Ichiro Suzuki.