What’s The Short Story Morning Glory? On Children of The Revolution by Maureen Johnson

I think I will stick with What’s The Short Story Morning Glory as a title for the time being. Also will be playing with the format of this feature. As usual, this week’s short story is from Zombies Vs. Unicorns. Short Story Title: Children of the Revolution Author: Maureen Johnson Nutshell Plot: On a whim, […]

What’s The SHORT Story Morning Glory: A Thousand Flowers by Margo Lanagan

For now, I am going to stick with the title What’s The SHORT Story Morning Glory as I like it even though it is kind of long. This weekend’s short story, as per the last few weeks, comes from the anthology Zombies Vs. Unicorns. A Thousand Flowers by Margo Lanagan seems to be universally unloved […]

What’s The SHORT Story, Morning Glory?: On Bougainvillea by Carrie Ryan

As you can certainly see, I am still experimenting with a name for this feature. I’m quite excited to write about this week’s short story. Continuing with the short stories from Zombies Vs. Unicorns, I read Bougainvillea by Carrie Ryan. Holy hell, it was awesome. Okay, so I’ve read reviews of Zombies Vs. Unicorns where […]

Short Story Screamers: Purity Test by Naomi Novik

H’okay, so I still have no clue what kind of a name to use for the weekend short story reviews that I shall be posting, as I have seen Short Story Sunday/Saturday on other blogs and I’m not about to be a name stealer. Hellz to the no. So, bear with me as you will […]

Scary Short Story Sunday: The Highest Justice by Garth Nix

  I am sure you have all heard of the (R)eaders (I)mbibing (P)eril challenge hosted by Carl at Stainless Steel Droppings? I have decided to participate in all facets of the challenge this year. Expect a declaration of my participation in the Good Books & Good Wine Update. I have decided to declare Sundays from […]

Review of I’ll Mature When I’m Dead: Dave Barry’s Amazing Tales of Adulthood by Dave Barry

One of the back cover blurbs on my ARC of I’ll Mature When I’m Dead by Dave Barry states that Dave Barry is “The funniest man in America.” Now, I am not quite sure I agree with that, although Barry is quite hilarious. I’m not quite sure how to describe I’ll Mature When I’m Dead, […]