[giggles] Edgar: Did you see that? Pikachu: LOOK AT HER RUN! Edgar: RUN, SMOKEY, RUN! [Edgar falls off his perch, the slender anthology Dangerous Women, as only a really clumsy cat can.] Edgar: Oops. [snort, chortle, ROLLS ON FLOOR LAUGHING] Pikachu: [wipes eyes] Oooooh, oooooh, ooooh, so funny… I love how she just got started,
Smokey is hiding. I suspect she’s miffed because I wasn’t paying her enough attention and THEN I WENT TO THE GYM. Which meant she was left at home, alone, with no-one to pet her and cuddle her. I try to post items received at least once a fortnight. Due to end-of-semester madness, being side-tracked by
Pikachu has come to live with us, thanks to Rebecca Fleming. HarperCollins and Rebecca must have been in league because Pikachu and the pictured colour-coordinated trilogy arrived the same day. Smokey and Edgar Allan Purr don’t seem to have noticed Pikachu (yet), probably because of all the piles of recently-received books on the dining table,
It’s that time of year when people other than publishers and authors give me epic lewt not to be included in the Dark Matter ‘recently received’ pile. This is the birthday lewt. Well, akshully, there are a couple of things there that might be review items recently received – like Terror of the Zygons, Steelheart
The house was peaceful, I hadn’t seen or heard from Smokey for hours. I glanced around, listening intently. I quietly picked up the ‘items received’ pile, putting it on the cat scratching post. Extracting my camera from its bag, I reached up to pluck Edgar Allan Purr from the top shelf of the kitchen dresser.
When I prepared this photo of items received recently, Smokey was no-where to be seen. As soon as I was uploading this photo, Smokey was climbing all over my computer desk, trying to drink my water and generally being a nuisance. I’m sure this was punishment. Sigh. Anyhoo, Dark Matter received some (more) epic loots recently.
Edgar Allan Purr presents items received Edgar Allan Purr tap dances on top of the books received without interference because Smokey is still hiding from the rain. And the storm warnings. The last time I saw Smokey she was in the hallway, frantically trying to open the linen cupboard door so she could hide. That
Items received The lewts received recently. With cats. With cats competing for the limelight, no less. Upside Down This is a spectacular, creative romance standing head and shoulders above Hollywood’s remakes of Romeo and Juliet because of its incredible world-building and beautiful art. Yes, I’ve already seen it. My review will be published this week. Madman says:
Invisible items received One of the best parts of the internets is getting the Hive Mind to do your homework for you. Recently I went on this site, Twitterz and Facebook asking for suggestions of contemporary Australian fantasy influenced by Asian mythology. Not only did I receive a list of suggestions from a variety of