Monthly Archives: December 2010

Currently reading … Nightschool Vol. 4

… and other things. I’ve been enjoying Svetlana Chmakova’s Nightschool a lot, and have just got my hands on volume 4. Great storytelling. I like her characters; they have personality, not just a function, and there’s a lot of humour … Continue reading

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Writing-related recipes: Wren’s Oatmeal Bannock

Here’s Wren’s bannock recipe from Torrie and the Snake-Prince. I (this “I” is K.V., not Torrie), make these quite often when we’re having Wild Tea (which will get its own writing-related recipe entry later). Wren’s Bannock When I (that is, … Continue reading

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Writing-related recipes: Annapurna Khanum’s Emu Curry

And now, another in our series of writing-related recipes … In chapter eight of Torrie and the Firebird, Kokako has an interesting meal in the desert heart of the Great Southern Continent. Below is Annapurna Khanum’s Emu Curry Recipe. Of … Continue reading

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Don’t hold your dog too close.

 

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Writing-related recipes: Ivan’s Pumpkin Slurry for (In)Delicate Dogs

And how is that writing-related, you may ask? Well, if Ivan the Wicked is feeling poorly, I don’t get much work done. Humans get cranky when they have a belly-ache, or cramps in their gut, or whatever, and toddlers — … Continue reading

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Writing-related recipes: A Retired Pirate’s Fish Chowder

This has nothing to do with the manga project, but we are hoping to get some pages completed by the end of the year. We’ll post a couple when we do. And now for your irregularly scheduled digression … Years … Continue reading

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