Karen M
How did I miss this?
Wed Apr 06, 0:48

Hi Bob,

Sincerest apologies as I missed this completely when you first wrote it.

I was just having one of those moments where something mortifying from the past pops into my head and I begin inwardly cringing all over again. In this instance I suddenly remembered calling the Tombstone literature "tomes" and began panicking all over again that I may have unintentionally insulted someone. So I went back to reread what I wrote in the vain hope I could assuage my mounting dismay when I saw this post (for the record it did not help... I'm still horrified at my choice of words).

I see now that this is the post you referenced in your "for Karen M" thread. So I'll just reiterate that I had no intention of foregoing white literature for grey. The grey literature on here just turned out to be far more enlightening (and at times entertaining) than I had anticipated. I didn't realize the wealth of knowledge available in back catalogue here, but if you think it's best I stick mostly to texts for now then I'll take your advice.

I just wish there were more audio books because I can get through them so much quicker and just bookmark passages/take notes in the app as I go. I have yet to master the art of accomplishing my daily tasks like walking the dog and cooking while reading, so I lose a lot hours I could be soaking up information. I spend a lot of my work day researching as well, so being able to listen to books is a nice change of pace sometimes.

But I have babbled on long enough (arguably too long). Thanks again for your book recommendations and your advice - I appreciate that you took the time :)



    • Re: I’m actually thoroughly enjoying this…Bob Cash, Mon Feb 28 8:29
      Karen, I think now that I made a mistake directing you to the archives as one of the first things for you to do. It may be true that over years of debate some of us can reply by rote, or by ten year o... more
      • How did I miss this? — Karen M, Wed Apr 06 0:48
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