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I don't have anything of substance to add, but author, if you're reading this, I enjoyed your writing style a lot.

Thank you! I know the reader's time is precious so I try to cram as much entertainment and information in there as I can.

Spidermouth the Night Clown will stay with me for years.

At some point, the phrase "Night Clown" popped into my head and it's so deliciously evocative I've had it stuck rattling around in there since then.

Positively "Stross-ian" :-)

(see the exploits of a certain fictional Bob Howard, former programmer)

He also wrote a book. You might find it interesting.


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