Countdown to Halloween: Macabre Bookish Character Costume Ideas

It's almost Halloween! I've already seen a lot of videos giving suggestions of book characters people can dress up like for Halloween. But I prefer a little macabre in my Halloween fancy dress - isn't that the point? Maybe you do too. So I've sought inspiration from books, comics and poetry to bring you some slightly Macabre Bookish … Continue reading Countdown to Halloween: Macabre Bookish Character Costume Ideas

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