Month: April 2015

Sourcery

By the inherent laws of the Discworld, the eighth son of an eighth son is a wizard. This is known. Wizards, by their own self-governing rules, are not allowed to marry and are certainly not allowed to have children. But…

Mort

Imagine having the audacity to not only become the apprentice of Death himself, but to try and steal his job and seduce his daughter. No? You wouldn’t ever want to do that? I’m sure that’s what Mort, the titular protagonist…

Writing Journal #14

So, Camp NaNoWriMo is going well. I mean, I’m a couple thousand words behind because I was sick most of last week, but still. The story is coming along well, and I’m able to churn out a thousand words here…

Equal Rites

So, Equal Rites. Equal Rites. I just… Equal. Rites. Sorry, I’m trying not to dive right in with the gushing about how great this book is. A book that takes on equal rights (hence the name), gender roles, sexism and…

Writing Journal #13

So, Camp NaNoWriMo starts today! I am… not entirely unprepared. I spent the last weekend visiting friends out of town, which is a secret code for “I did not do a single productive thing for 48 hours”, so this week…