About Jason Adrian Shugars

I'm the guy behind the guy behind the guy...behind the guy.

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  • Jason shared from The Magician's Land: A Novel (The Magicians Book 3) by Lev Grossman
    “Well, he’s been kind of stingy with the wine lately. Plus it just seemed to me like there should be more, I don’t know, chicanery afoot around here. Generally. High jinks. It sounds silly now, but you know what I mean? To lighten the tone. Because basically who knows, we could all drop dead at any moment.”
    Note: One of the pillars of my belief system.
  • Jason shared from Singularity Sky by Charles Stross
    This is not the only universe; far from it. It isn’t even the only universe in which life exists. Like living organisms, universes exist balanced on the edge of chaos, little bubbles of twisted ur-space that pinch off and bloat outward, expanding and cooling, presently giving birth to further bubbles of condensed space-time; a hyperdimensional crystal garden full of strange trees bearing stranger fruit.
    Note: Goddamn I love Charles Stross. #cstross
  • Jason shared from Watership Down: A Novel (Puffin Books Book 1) by Richard Adams
    There is nothing that cuts you down to size like coming to some strange and marvelous place where no one even stops to notice that you stare about you.
    Note: The joy of travel, as defined by "Watership Down".
  • Jason shared from The Apocalypse Codex (Laundry Files Book 4) by Charles Stross
    “There are two types of people in this world,” Pete volunteers helpfully, “those who think there are only two types of people in the world, and everybody else.”
    Note: This is a quote well worth reading.
  • Jason shared from The Fuller Memorandum (Laundry Files Book 3) by Charles Stross
    Unfortunately it’s also true to say that good management is a bit like oxygen—it’s invisible and you don’t notice its presence until it’s gone, and then you’re sorry.
    Note: A good manager, defined...
(Someplace with a book in my hand. An e-book.)
Jason Adrian Shugars