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The Feather and the Rose · 1Y ago

#BookshelfStyle

My bookshelf style, in haiku because haiku* are mercifully short, unlike novels: Eclectic.Random objects usedas book-ends. OrganizationNon-existent or obscure. Classics, fantasy.
The Feather and the Rose · 1Y ago

Link Round-Up

A glimpse into my ramblings amongst the twisting paths and strange by-ways of the internet. Perhaps you'll find something useful.The Truth about Medieval CloaksTurns out everything I thought...
The Feather and the Rose · 1Y ago

How to Seduce a Writer

If you have the good sense to follow the online adventures of the legendary Patrick Rothfuss, perhaps you saw his last blog post regarding the beautiful Valentine's Day cards his Worldbuilde...
The Feather and the Rose · 1Y ago

Alaska

In October, I traveled to Alaska to stay with some friends. I was a week in Anchorage, a week on Kodiak Island, and made a brief stop in Portland on my way back to my own bit of California.I...
The Feather and the Rose · 1Y ago

Recent Shakespeare Favo(u)rites

Poetry round-up with Susan returns!  A little different from last time:  I don't have these memorized, and we're exclusively Shakespeare-themed today, but this is some of the poetry I've bee...
The Feather and the Rose · 1Y ago

Celestial Seasonings

Writing is slow and unexciting to the outside world right now.  So let's talk about something else.An outrage.An outrage committed in the name of progress-for-the-sake-of-progress--one of my...
The Feather and the Rose · 1Y ago

Link Round-Up

I collect links the way I collect books. That being: a little obsessively. I thought I would share a few of the ones that caught my eye this week.Medieval Recipes in TranslationLearn how to ...
The Feather and the Rose · 1Y ago

A Change of Residence

Hear ye! Hear ye! Great news!Since you probably haven't noticed, I thought I would just tell you that we are no longer impoverished squatters living in the (very nice and very free) .blogspo...
The Feather and the Rose · 1Y ago

Some Days are Rough

What follows is the transcript of a Facebook conversation Susan and I had sometime last week.  &&&&10:17amSusan Francino Damn it damn it damn it damn it damn it damn it damn it damn it dam...
The Feather and the Rose · 1Y ago

What do you mean, IF I finish my novel???

We here at The Feather and the Rose are by no means qualified to give the full gamut of publishing advice yet.  But a few weeks ago we discovered that I had some things to say about how to t...