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JOHN CARTER WOOD: Missing Norm Already


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John Carter Wood

[first published on John’s blog Obscene Desserts]

Like many other people, I was very saddened last night to learn of the death of Norm Geras.

I was about to write something like ‘I didn’t know him personally’, but then it occurred to me that in some way I did. What I mean is that I only ever communicated with Norm electronically—via our blogs and sometimes through email and Facebook—since we ‘met’ some time after I started this blog in 2006. (I forget now how it happened: it might have been at about this moment, in August of that year.)

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