Daily Archives: January 22, 2014

Some Writery Things on My Mind, 1/22/14

First, an observation from earlier today, which is as true now as when I first said it, uh, like, four hours ago: “The problem with being a writer is that one’s Asshole Phase is unusually well documented.” — me, to another writer — John Scalzi (@scalzi) January 22, 2014 Yeah, that. Second, I’m seeing various […]

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The Big Idea: Lillian Stewart Carl

In today’s Big Idea, author Lillian Stewart Carl has a bone to pick with Sherlock Holmes — a bone that informs The Avalon Chanter, the latest novel in her paranormal mystery series. Take that, Sherlock! LILLIAN STEWART CARL: In “The Adventure of the Sussex Vampire,” Sherlock Holmes proclaims, “This Agency stands flat-footed upon the ground […]

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