Monthly Archives: January 2012

LitBirthdays January 29 – February 4, 2012

Go To January 30| January 31| February 1|February 2| February 3| February 4| January is National Mentoring Month January 29 Vicente Blasco Ibáñez (b. 1867) – Spanish novelist – Blood and Sand (1908) Read about Vicente Blasco Ibáñez here and … Continue reading

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LitBirthdays January 22 – 28, 2012

Go To January 23| January 24| January 25| January 26| January 27| January 28| January is National Mentoring Month January 22 Born January 22 Subhash Ram Prajapati (b. 1980) – Nepalese ethnomusicologist, documentary filmmaker, author Arkady Gaidar (b. 1904) – … Continue reading

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LitBirthdays January 15 – 21, 2012

Go To January 16 January 17 January 18 January 19 January 20 January 21 January is National Mentoring Month January 15 Giles Milton (b. 1966) – U.K. historical narrative writer, journalist, novelist – Wolfram: The Boy Who Went to War … Continue reading

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LitBirthdays January 8 – 14, 2012

Go To January 9| January 10| January 11| January 12| January 13| January 14| January is National Mentoring Month January 8  Stephen Hawking (b. 1942) – U.K. physicist – The Grand Design (2010) Read about Stephen Hawking here and here … Continue reading

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LitBirthdays January 1 – 7, 2012

Go To January 2| January 3| January 4| January 5| January 6| January 7| January is National Mentoring Month January 1   Born January 1 Edward Morgan Forster (b. 1879) – British novelist – A Passage to India Isma’il Raji … Continue reading

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Happy New Year! 2011 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: This blog was viewed about 11,000 times in 2011. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 4 sold-out … Continue reading

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