Some odd things I've had to look up, so far, for Book the Third:
- Species of daphne
- The name of the knob thing at the top of a banister (finial)
- The anatomy of a ladybug (part of the beetle family, as it turns out)
- Actual definition of a portmanteau
Have I mentioned recently how much I enjoy being a writer?
In other news, gentle reader, I'm busily collecting public domain (or the equivalent) images of parasols
on the Parasol Protectorate's Facebook page
. Please feel free to contribute your photo to the madness.Gail's Daily Dose
Your Infusion of Cute:
Your Tisane of Smart:Fashion Geek
how to tech up your wardrobe.
Your Writerly Tinctures:Did Random House's free online book releases affect sales?
CAKE in Space: Finished Draft 2.
Soulless: Awaiting ARC distribution.
Steampunk short: I should probably do something with this now.
Changeless: Gone poof. Starting to gather corrections.
Quote of the Day:
"Writers, like teeth, are divided inot incisors and grinders."
~ Walter Bagehot