Jason (jcreed) wrote,

I dipped into the random-paper-covered cache of books lent to me by various people again. Came up with Italo Calvino's "Le Città Invisibili", which denorae gave me some time ago. Didn't take too long to get through its 165 pages. It's a gem. Sometimes a bit heavy-handed with the philosophizing, but it's full of vitality and charmingly borgesian mysteries. William Weaver's translating skillz are to be praised, too. I had forgotten that english text could sound so rawly beatuiful.

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    Guy from Seattle team we've been working with showed up today at work; no matter how much I'm generally comfortable working with remote teams (and I…

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    Sean's back in town --- good fun working with nonremote teammates.

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    Played some board games at the fb office with newly-arrived-to-nyc dan blandford and some friends-of-friends of his. Codenames and…

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