Showing posts from December, 2015

Story for the Day: A Tin of Chocolate

Someone received a tin of fondue chocolate for his birthday. That same someone was also rather displeased with his gift.

Story for the Day: The Biggest Slice

While Bartleby is still going on about the horrors of Daylight Savings Time, we are enjoying our slice of bankucha, the national cake of Lucentia. Happy holidays to all.

It's that time: the Ailineigdaeth #Giveaway!

It's almost time for Ailineighdaeth, which means it's time for presents, and what better way to spend the peak of the Frewyn high holidays than to give away the very first copy of Damson's Distress. Join Paper Crane Books for the Midwinter's Eve Giveaway Hop, and enter to win the very first copy of Damson's Distress, delivered to your e-reader on New Year's Day. Visit Paper Crane Books HERE and leave a comment about Damson's Distress for the best chance to win!

Good luck and Maith Ailneighdaeth! We will have more Damson news in the next few days.

Story for the Day: Daylight Savings Time

There are very few things in the world I hate more than Daylight Savings Time. It is the grand lie of time, the scourge of science, the blight on biological understanding, and since we are now approaching the longest night of the year, it is quite safe to say that no matter what time we think it is, it still becomes dark far too early. Most of the continents do not observe Daylight Savings Time because they have never found cause for saving energy they do not need. The sun is enough for them-- unless we are talking about Sesterna:

Story for the Day: Bankucha

Bankucha is the national cake of Lucentia. While Lucentia has many national dishes, bankucha, or the tree ring cake, is protected by the crown, and the methods of making it are not allowed to be shown outside of Lucentia capital. Fortunately for an expat like Danaco, there are those like him who would do anything for a taste of home again, even if it means having a warrant issued for their capture.