Top 5 Tuesday: Top 5 Tropes I Want More Of. Or, How to Trope Like Gaiman

I found it hard to pin down my Top 5 - there are so many I enjoy - so I started to look at it from the point of view of 'if I was writing that novel I really want to read, what tropes would I include?' As I was writing that list I found that a single … Continue reading Top 5 Tuesday: Top 5 Tropes I Want More Of. Or, How to Trope Like Gaiman

Short Story Pick: ‘A Study In Emerald’ by Neil Gaiman

A brutal murder has been committed, one that gains the attention of the upper echelons of Victorian society, so the consulting detective of Baker Street has been hired to solve the case. But this isn't the Victorian England of the history books... 'A Study In Emerald' is written by Neil Gaiman, prolific and superb British author of short fiction, novels, graphic … Continue reading Short Story Pick: ‘A Study In Emerald’ by Neil Gaiman