Re: New here
- --- In Fantasy_Books@yahoogroups.com, Bill <bill501@...> wrote:
>one is not used to this they can be hard to get into. Good practice
> Both are very British and written in a ' high Victorian" style. If
is reading Dickens (great literature too ;-). )
>I adore Dickens, but I have always taken a long time to read those
books, too..... I have a very vivid and colorful imagination and can
easily visualize from the written word.... Victorian writers, and
those who wrote in that style, tend to be very heavy on description
and I go into visualizing overdrive. So I take them slow. I start a
4-day weekend after work today, so that'll be 4 days to really make a
dent in the Peake...... may be enough to get me to a point where I'll
- --- In Fantasy_Books@yahoogroups.com, "Mervi" <mhamalainenenator@...>
>Thank you, Mervi. I seem to remember reading this story a couple of
> It's likely in his new collection: Fragile Things.
years ago, though, in an anthology containing other authors. Maybe it
was a sort of all-purpose fantasy collection. Shadow nearly came to a
sticky end but was saved by Grendel's mom, I think -- a favor returned.
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