- The Guardian's celebration of my favourite gloomy, thistle-eating donkey on his 140th birthday.
- the Centred Librarian's guide to 40 literary terms you should know sorted out my sobriquets from my scenes a faire (at least in theory)
- Tahereh's post on feeling inadequate and Omnivoracious's interview with Sarah Dessen on the highs and lows of writing both helped me steel myself to begin Book3*
- After seeing this book trailer, I really want to read The Meowmorphasis**
* Started today! Using Scrivener for Windows writing software and understanding why all those Mac-toting writers have been raving about it for so long!
** I'll take giant cats over giant bugs any day.