“The distinction between complex thinking / right-answer thinking increasingly defines the difference between elite educational opportunity and education of the rest.”"If the SAT Were a Key to All Mythology" by Monica Cohen
"Chandler wrote like a slumming angel and invested the sun-blinded streets of Los Angeles with a romantic presence."
"I don't reckon misery loves any damn thing at all."
"Then you may have sheer clotted nonsense; I once chased Julius Caesar all over London to get his recipe for curried eggs."
His book chronicles the punk rock scene he watched emerge in 1970s Los Angeles.
"Science fiction is a laboratory of thought experiments."
"Daddy says the name Olivia beholds the fragrance of sweet, creek-side magnolia blossoms. Daddy's a poet in his soul, but not Mama."