Month: August 2015

Feet of Clay

So, Feet of Clay is one of my very favorite Discworld books. This may be evident in the fact that my very first blog post is about Feet of Clay, almost exactly two years ago now. The book gives me…

Writing Journal #19

So, The Phantom of the Moshpit wrapped up at the end of July, hitting just over 50k words on the 31st, leaving me to finish up at the last minute, as usual. I’m generally pleased with how it went, though…

Maskerade

Maskerade is one of my favorite Discworld books. Because what do I love more than books about the witches of the Ramtops? Books about my favorite Ramtop witch, Agnes Nitt. And also, books that parody The Phantom of the Opera.…

Interesting Times

Interesting Times showcases the return of two fan favorites of the Discworld series: Rincewind, and Cohen and the Silver Horde. Now, of all of the various subseries of the Discworld books, I’ll admit that Rincewind is probably my least favorite.…

Soul Music

In Moving Pictures, Pratchett took a look at the invention of film, and how that new medium affected people, and the impact it had on society. In Soul Music, he pulls the same trick again, this time with the invention…