Quirk Corral: Shatner, Sacks, and Sherlock

Posted by Jennifer Morell

The bad news is that it’s Monday again. The good news is that we’ve rounded up some of the best bookish, geeky, and crafty links of the last week to help get you through your day. Whether you are looking for a new short story to read, or dreaming of a bookish vacation, there’s sure to be something here to make your Monday a little brighter.

All Things Bookish

Here’s a list of female short story writers that you should add to your TBR pile immediately.

Author Justin Taylor curated a list of tunes fit for a book tour.

Plan your dream Sherlock inspired vacation with this roundup of notable locations.

Oliver Sacks passed away this weekend, but he left behind an incredible legacy. Here’s a list of some of his most amazing quotes.


All Things Geeky

William Shatner is set to pen a memoir about his fifty-year friendship with Leonard Nimoy.

Here’s a list of comics to read if you loved Neil Gaiman’s novel The Ocean at the End of the Lane.

Ever dream about living in a space ship?


All Things Crafty

This waffle/pancake hybrid looks pretty delish.

Learn something new about LEGO with these fifteen fun facts.

These genius hacks will help make your clothes last longer.