I'm interested in scads of topics, and it seems I'm always running into interesting tidbits. I'd like to share some with you. I promise they'll always have at least a fleeting relevance to the day at hand.
April 23, 2011
April 23rd: Happy Birthday, Miguel de Cervantes
The author of the first modern novel got his idea while locked up in prison. The charge? Bad bookkeeping, or possibly theft. Read more.
Pictured: Miguel de Cervantes, by Frederick Mackenzie, 1787-1854.