About

Disappearing Moment is written by Brett Bonfield, a librarian living in Cincinnati, Ohio. It is dedicated to two ideas:

  1. Save the time of the reader (one of the Five Laws of Library Science established by S.R. Ranganathan)
  2. In music, as in everything, the disappearing moment of experience is the firmest readly (a quote by Benjamin Boretz)

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This website is created with Hugo and uses the Etch theme with the Atkinson Hyperlegible Font. It is hosted on Fastmail.