RIP Discworld Author Terry Pratchett


Federico Giacanelli

Following eight years of Alzheimer’s and advocacy for assisted suicide, the pioneering author and early computer adapter “took Death’s arm and followed him through the doors and on to the black desert under the endless night.” He was 66.

His death was announced in the most authorly fashion imaginable.

I confess I do not know his work especially well, but for those of you who do, here’s your space.