In which we discuss
along with, among other things...
- Last week’s podcast with “Hwang’s Billion Brilliant Daughters” and “The Husband Stitch”
- Jane Austen
- Literary monsters
- Terry Pratchett isn’t jolly. He’s angry.
- “I Shall Wear Midnight”
- Food, Glorious Food
- Will, in The Subtle Knife
- Sam J. Miller’s, “Clarion 2012: Every Brilliant Piece of Writing Advice”, including, among other things, start with the goosebumps
- Flowers in the Attic
- “Solitude and the Fortresses of Youth” by Michael Chabon
- I Kill Giants
- Holly Black, in an interview with To the Best of our Knowledge talking about literalizing feelings.
- Chesterton on fairy tales
- Gaiman paraphrasing Chesterton
- Ending of Monty Python and the Search for the Holy Grail