Catherine Cheek

Catherine "Kater" Cheek is a writer and artist.

Most commented posts

  1. “Emily’s Fifth Birthday” and “Alternative Medicine” — 16 comments
  2. Seeing Things, Part 1: The Big Idea — 10 comments
  3. Seeing Things, Part 8: First cover mockups — 10 comments
  4. Seeing Things, Part 11: paper books and cover design fallout — 9 comments
  5. First Stained Glass Panel — 8 comments

Author's posts

Oct 16

Book Review: The Design of Everyday Things

The Design of Everyday Things by Donald A. Norman I got this as an audiobook, based on the fact that it falls within my usual taste for non fiction and because it’s been referred to by many other books. In many ways, this is a classic book that inspired many people to think more seriously …

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Oct 16

Book Review: What every BODY is saying

What Every Body is Saying: An Ex-FBI Agent’s Guide to Speed-Reading People by Joe Navarro This book is yet another book on how to read body language that purports to teach you how to read people by reading their bodies. Like all of these books, I find it more of a refresher course on stuff …

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Oct 15

Faerie Killer: Chapter Twenty

Chapter Twenty Faco had picked up a pet human. His name, as he’d told Ola with elaborate gestures when they first met, was Denny. Ola didn’t speak to him, or even look at him if she didn’t have to. He was large, and he always glistened with sweat, even when the room felt cool. He …

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Oct 12

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Oct 10

Book Review: How Many Friends Does One Person Need

How Many Friends Does One Person Need?: Dunbar’s Number and Other Evolutionary Quirks by Robin Dunbar This book was recommended to me off of Amazon, and it seemed a sure bet: pop science, original research, and heavy on the sociology. The title refers to Dunbar’s number, the maximum number of people that a person can …

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