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Jack and Ray on a bender

No, I’m not going to make a fashion blog out of this. If you’re into that sort of thing, head out to Tom & Lorenzo… 427 more words

Scurte #514

imagini cu Jack Vance.

– un fragment din Arcanum Unbounded, o antologie de povestiri semnată de Brandon Sanderson.

despre Ursula K. 15 more words

SF

Spreading the (SFF) fever

Last weekend I met up with an old Japan-days buddy of mine, so my wife could take some belated wedding photos for him and his better half. 468 more words

Literature

CAPSULE REVIEW - THE AVEROIGNE CHRONICLES

The Averoigne Chronicles collects Clark Ashton Smith’s dark fantasy tales set in the titular fictional province in medieval France.

It’s my first purchase from Centipede Press who did a fantastic job producing the edition which has some gorgeous production features ranging from the quality of the physical book to the dramatic art that introduces each story. 531 more words

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Madouc By Jack Vance

In many ways, the Lyonesse Trilogy consists of three threads which connect sometimes very tangentially. There is the competition between the various kingdoms, the conflict between the mages, and the quests into ‘fairyland’. 197 more words

Review

The Green Pearl By Jack Vance

Though this book is called The Green Pearl, the pearl itself bookends the story, the vast bulk of which is devoted to Aillas’s efforts to defeat the Ska and Casimir’s political machinations. 162 more words

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Book Recommendations: Language over Culture

I love recommending books to people, so I figured I might start doing it here in the form of curated lists- a group of recommendations all revolving around a central theme. 713 more words

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