Newsflash: Allergies suck. You heard it here first. We’re going through an absolute monster of an allergy season in the Valley of the Sun, and I’m getting extremely tired of wanting to scratch my eyeballs out.
That’s the price we pay for those lovely winter rains: Yards full of combative weeds and monster allergies when the temperature gets in the mid-seventies and absolutely every form of vegetable matter explodes with pollen.
But the winter rains are still lovely. Just expensive.
Includes Hollywood Dead, Tales from the Loop, Things from the Flood, The Court of Broken Knives, and Port of Shadows.
Nic has a retinal tear and has his vision is saved by a laser.
Includes The Storm Before the Storm, White Trash, Calypso, Tell the Machine Goodnight, Prince of Fools, and Provenance.
The Internet tells Nic to install Ubiquiti gear in his house, so he does, and now he has thoughts.
What I wish I’d known when I started podcasting.
Nic starts a new podcast about—gasp!—American sports.
Mostly excellent non-fiction in this installment. Includes Fantasyland, The Miracle of Dunkirk, Das Reich, The Undoing Project, Waiting for the Punch, Vacationland and Points of Impact.