A Guide for the Perplexed by Dara Horn

Horn, Dara. (2013). A Guide for the Perplexed. W. W. Norton & Company; New York.¬† Before I wrote this review, I resisted reading other people’s interpretations of A Guide for the Perplexed¬†– though I would encourage the reader to make use of additional information sources. I admit that I was myself perplexed at points throughout…

Libraries – They’ve Got What You Need!

Yesterday I had some free time on my hands and decided to wander into the main branch of the Kitchener Public Library (KPL) in downtown Kitchener. Though I had to navigate my way past a massive amount of construction work – the building is undergoing a substantial renovation and expansion project – it was worth…

Social Intelligence and Talking to People

Over the past week, I haven’t been required to interact with too many people. I’ve not had to go to a job, nor have I had that many social gatherings to attend. When this happens I tend to forget how to talk to people – even, sometimes, how to write coherently. My internal monologue gets…