Detective fiction is a genre which I have always enjoyed. I loved reading things like the Famous Five and Secret Seven series when I was quite small, and progressed quite naturally onto Arthur Conan Doyle’s marvellous Sherlock Holmes stories. 417 more words
All stand please…
…for this year’s nominees and winners of the annual FictionFan Awards of 2014 in the Genre Fiction Category.
In case any of you missed them last week (or have forgotten them – you mean you don’t memorise every word I say?), a quick reminder of the rules… 1,212 more words
Wabi Sabi muses aloud so that you might more fully appreciate her complex artistic process:
1. Sunset! Must take a picture!
2. Sunset through glass pyramids! 44 more words
The backward glances at the careers of the young Delaneys reveal vistas of a vanishing Europe rich in colour and throbbing with old gaiety. The clash of the impulsive, artistic family with the calculating, aristocratic one is extremely well worked out. 608 more words