This summer, for a limited time only, my brother and I have collaborated to open the Literary Fantasy World Tour Company just for you! Check out our newest tour offerings below! *** Tour Option 3: Westeros Tour guides: Stark family, Daenerys Targaryen & Tyrion Lannister (A Game of Thrones by J. R. R. Martin) We…
Love & Vermeer in Delft
Explore the life and techniques of the painter Johannes Vermeer at the Vermeer Centrum in his hometown of Delft, Holland.
Comparing Michael Chabon’s Sitka, Alaska to Reality
“This is not Sitka! How am I supposed to blog about you??” This is my second attempt at reading Michael Chabon’s The Yiddish Policemen’s Union and the second attempt is going about as well as the first so far.
Author Talk: Sharon Kay Penman Gave Me A Cupcake!
I have been a fan of Sharon Kay Penman’s novels since before there was Facebook, and before every author had a blog. If you’d have told me then that thanks to social media I would one day not only meet the author that inspired me to choose history as a college major, but that she would hand me a cupcake for coming to her book reading, I would not have believed you.