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Warm Thieves

In the last two weeks I have read:

The Republic of Thieves
by Scott Lynch

This is the third book in the Gentleman Bastard sequence. The series focuses on a gang of thieves who have been trained since childhood to also be scholars, craftsman, actors, accountants, priests, and weapons masters. 743 more words


The Secret Scarlet Cinder Hunt in Coldtown

I haven’t been reading as much as I would like. Or, at least, that was the case two weeks ago.

I’ve always been greedy for stories, but lately, I’ve indulged in more movies and television than good textual tales. 1,305 more words

Ramble-y Thought-y Thing

Shortening Miles

As of today, I have written one thousand blog posts here on Apprentice Never Master.

I’m not sure what tone to tell you to read that in. 512 more words


They're All Definitely ROUGH Drafts

Here are some things that have been saved in my Drafts folder with the idea that I will one day expand them into full blog posts (since they have all been hanging around for at least six months, it seems unlikely): 377 more words


A Challenge is A Challenge is A Challenge

A butterfly can’t do everything. From German histories, I judge kangaroos learn more necessary, outstanding professions. Quite reassuring, seeing that underwhelming volumes will xylograph your zebras. 38 more words


I Just Found a Place to Use the Word Boustrophedon

I think there are two types of writers, the architects and the gardeners. The architects plan everything ahead of time, like an architect building a house.

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I'm Going To Need A More Succinct Way to Say This

I had a thought today, one of those thoughts that I will never be able to un-think. For the rest of my life, I’m going to wander about with this idea rolling around in my head: 241 more words