Happy birthday to bodhifox!
State of the 'Song
Enough sleep last night. Ish. Got to bed lateish, but almost entirely slept through the night, so I'm calling it a win. (except now I'm exhausted so maybe not.)
I'll have big news soon about lifechangey things. Stay tuned.
Concerts this week!
Marian Call at Pandemonium Thursday!
Strowler artists Sharon Knight, Kellianna, and Wendy Rule at the Lilypad Friday!
* Theodora Goss's Nerd Test.
* james_nicoll's brief recap of America's Next Nobel Laureate: S1E1. Details expanded upon in comments!
* You can kickstart brendandetzner's short story collection.
UC Irvine and French researchers have identified a central switch responsible for the transformation of healthy brain cells into epileptic ones, opening the way to both treat and prevent temporal lobe epilepsy.
You may not get at first sight how HOLY CRAP that is, but go read. HOLY CRAP. Between that and the sodium-channels discovery I posted about recently, epilepsy treatment is going to be changing radically!
Quick swing by the doctor, work, yarn store, summer camp shopping for Elayna,