J.D. Salinger's House for Sale (He Would Really Hate That) -
If you have $679,000 handy, you can now purchase the former home of J.D. Salinger in Cornish, New Hampshire.
i want realistic modern fantasy like
someone finding a dragon egg and livetweeting the process of trying to hatch it (with no prior knowledge on how a dragon egg should be hatched)
a guy selling an enchanted sword on craigslist
a tattoo artist who does spell runes but for really mundane stuff like conjuring a bound demonic pen or for summoning your keys
summoning a demon for the vine
selfies with mermaids
prank calling wizards
J.K. Rowling Features ‘Singing Sorceress’ Celestina Warbeck on Pottermore -
New content featuring Celestina Warbeck is being featured on Pottermore.com.
"Work? No thank you … "
(Source: aussiebookchic, via literatureismyutopia)
I’m at the bookstore. What book should I get?
ALL OF THEM
We create fantasy because, without it, reality would be unbearable.
Illustration by Kristin Kest
Great work by Ben Jones for the Folio Society edition of A Clockwork Orange.
In this beginner-friendly four-week intensive workshop, author and editor Steve Weddle reveals the key skills for crafting short fiction to a publishable standard.
Hanx Writer: The Tom Hanks Typewriting App -
Tom Hanks releases Hanx Writer, an app that attempts to mimic a typewriter on your iPad.
Literary fiction used to be the province of the people, and somehow, over the years, it has become deeply alienating to many would-be readers. — It’s OK to Start Out Reading ‘Harry Potter’ - But Not Because It’s a Gateway Book (via flavorpill)