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A Darker Shade of Magic and A Gathering of Shadows - V E Schwab

This is a series and I have read the first two, so for the sake of easeĀ I will review them both in the same section. 593 more words

Mythical Creatures

WIRW, #3.


Today I welcome you to What I Read Wednesday, the THIRD attempt. And what book(s) is/are the subject of my review? The first is… 887 more words


Before the Day Is Done Part 18

Mari stumbled out of the vault, eventually. Her hands continued to shake, but her legs somehow kept her upright. She shut the door behind her, but wasn’t sure if it really mattered. 3,207 more words


Recycled Headspace

Well the truth is, you didn’t survive, but luckily we had a spare available.’

Prompt From Promptuarium

‘Yeah’, though Cas, turning her hand over in the dim light, ‘a spare.’ The grey dawn split through the forest canopy, turning the world grey and allowing her to pick out the pale, white scars crisscrossing the skin she was wearing.

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Under the skin

‘Can you recommend anything?’ she says.

The doctor stares at her palms, at the intricate design of tendrils, petals and leaves that curl over her skin. 223 more words

Fantasy and reality in fiction | World building

I’d like to discuss my experience in creating a fantasy world in the novel, Dustless.

I think there are different degrees of fantasy. Perhaps there should be a measure, like proof for alcohol, or Celsius for temperature, for the ‘fantastic’? 852 more words


This Godforsaken World Called Reality I Cannot Change.

Sometimes I wonder
why I couldn’t be born in
Neverland with Tink.