Books Are the Secret Places of Our Lives
Soman, Shirley Camper, St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)
There's something about a book. Few are more devoted than this writer to the electronic universe. The wonders of a spell check and thesaurus on any word processing program, the incredible joys of WordPerfect Rhymer for versifiers, the instant copying and duplicating features on even the oldest pc's - these bring sudden laughter and a delicious sense of total control to every aficionado.
And when you are in one of the data banks - Compuserve, Lexis, Nexis, the Internet - the world of information or new friendships is on your fingertips. Aaaah.
So why talk about books anymore? Especially since publishers have now begun to put books on disk? And both computer …
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Publication information: Article title: Books Are the Secret Places of Our Lives. Contributors: Soman, Shirley Camper - Author. Newspaper title: St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO). Publication date: November 24, 1994. Page number: 9C. © 2008 St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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