Friday July 31st 2015
further on the drum of Book Five and a Half, and in the
interest of full disclosure your writer of pulp had
given consideration to the idea of Book Five Point One.
The thing is, "and a" according to the professionals
don't deserve to be given capitals, whereas "Point"
does. But possibly if we're all very lucky A Windral
will finally pass though the brick wall of editing
and "common Sense" will prevail.
It's a strange
moment to decide to put something into the past. Kind of
like throwing a stone into a deep lake, its suddenly gone to
ripples of regret, ennui and there's a long list of painful
and ugly potentials that may cause the world to end. "A fist
sighting of sheep" and why have I failed to grasp the
distinction between their and there. The
Golden Horde, or is it Hoard. I should have learned
Esperanto when I had my chance.