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June And Other Summer Bugs

Kage Baker hated bugs. All kinds, colours, sizes, and sonic ranges of cries: she hated ’em. She couldn’t even tell the absolute difference between an arthropod, an insect and a bug, and she didn’t much care. As much as she … Continue reading

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WorldCon76: A Prespective

Kage Baker loved science fiction conventions. Oh, she had a good time tagging along when I went to a yarn convention – I recommend the Stitches Conventions for real or wanna-be fibre fanatics, BTW – but she had only a … Continue reading

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Toe In The Water

Kage Baker was some semi-divine embodiment of determination. She won stuff. She worked at it. She never encountered a situation that actually stopped her. If halted in her progress, or thwarted in her intent, she would plan and scheme and … Continue reading

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Birthday

Kage Baker enjoyed celebrating birthdays – other people’s birthdays, especially. She said it gave her an excuse to holiday extravagantly, without being selfish. And she felt that all and any birthday ought to be celebrated over several days. Years when … Continue reading

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Day 2, Fracture 1,Me 0

Kage Baker believed that the 3rd day of an injury was the worst. She had some logical reason for it, but I think she just figured after 3 days, you reached the nadir of comfort. So she used that excuse … Continue reading

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Watching The Lights

Kage¬† Baker¬†was as likely as anyone else to go boneless and lazy on a suddenly-warm summer evening. She loved sitting in the living room with no lights lit but candles and lava lamps, idly brainstorming. We would watch the restaurant … Continue reading

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June’s Bugs

Kage Baker waited frantically for June each year. She lived for its arrival for lots of reasons. School was out – an event that carried such spiritual weight for her that she still honoured it no matter how many years … Continue reading

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