Opening lines are worth their weight in chocolate. Okay, no, let’s not get crazy. We need to nibble on that chocolate while we’re reading! Today “A Drift of Quills” are taking a look at favorite opening lines—and why we love ‘em.
It’s the first Friday in August (already!) and A Drift of Quills is back with another round of Fiction Shots. This is—without question—our favorite kind of post to write. In case you’re just joining us, we take turns choosing a picture for inspiration, then each write our own stories based on that image. Oh, my goodness, fun! It’s amazing what different stories one picture can prompt.
Picture This #5—a window on the world to see what the people or the places look like in your favorite fantasy books. We’re sharing pictures of people, places, and things from our stories! www.robinlythgoe.com
As the Crow Flies has just been featured in Ezvid Wiki’s 9 Fiery Fantasy Novels For Dragon Lovers!
Cover Candy #11 (All Wet) brings us books with water on the cover. We’ve done fire, so it’s only fair, right? There’s nothing wishy-washy about these beauties, though!
Let’s talk about something villainous. Sounds fun, right? Who are your top five antagonists? “A Drift of Quills” takes a walk on the dark side…!
“Myths and Mortals” picks up where the previous book left off, only the opposition has his eye on a new, dangerous target.
But you have heard of me… All kidding aside, what book have you read that surprised you—in a good way? I keep coming back to one particular series… (robinlythgoe.com)
My Book Space wants an overhaul, in a major way. I sit here at my desk, looking at the serviceable build-a-shelf units from the hardware store, and dream…
Five Good Things (#12): In which we talk about Fantasy Requirements / Nora Roberts’ Legal Action on Digital Plagiarism / The World of Domhantyr / How to Spell “Fish” / The only library in the world that operates in two countries at once.