Tobias Langhoff
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Tobias Langhoff Tobias Langhoff said: " I’m a much bigger fan of sci-fi than fantasy, but this was a fantasy book I enjoyed – perhaps because, although it’s ostensibly a fantasy story, it is in time revealed to be a sort of sci-fantasy. It seems to take place in the far future of our world ...more "

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"You can't read a Gene Wolfe story; you can only reread a Gene Wolfe Story. Third time through, this time reading along with the podcast ReReading Wolfe." Jun 27, 2020 12:28PM

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Book cover for Game Programming Patterns
The first key piece is that architecture is about change. Someone has to be modifying the codebase. If no one is touching the code — whether because it’s perfect and complete or so wretched no one will sully their text editor with it — its ...more
Why The Lucky Stiff
“if you program and want any longevity to your work, make a game. all else recycles, but people rewrite architectures to keep games alive.”
Why The Lucky Stiff

Why The Lucky Stiff
“Reality's kind of a medium, maybe greater than paper. We all want life to have the same texture that we read about in novels.”
Why The Lucky Stiff, CLOSURE

Stephen King
“folk-tales are, at best, generally no more than lies set in rhyme.”
Stephen King, Wizard and Glass

Cormac McCarthy
“On Gay Street the traffic lights are stilled. The trolleyrails gleam in their beds and a late car passes with a long slish of tires. In the long arcade of the bus station footfalls come back like laughter. He marches darkly toward his darkly marching shape in the glass of the depot door. His fetch come up from life’s other side like an autoscopic hallucination, Suttree and Antisuttree, hand reaching to the hand.”
Cormac McCarthy, Suttree

Why The Lucky Stiff
“Sometimes I do believe in predestination. I feel helpless to do anything but what I am compelled to do.”
Why The Lucky Stiff, CLOSURE

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