Writing and Fantasy

  • Marrow and Bone

    November 17, 2019 by

    Sometimes I miss China so much I can’t breathe. I get a panicky sort of feeling, as if my old life is drifting into the background and soon will become nothing more than an anecdote told affectionately at holiday gatherings. “When we lived in China …” “Back when we were in China…” I cling to… Read more

  • Harp and Carp: The Fantasy of Medieval Ballads

    November 14, 2019 by

    Harp and carp, come along with me, Thomas the Rhymer In the writing community, you often hear that Europe is exhausted as a source for fantasy. Europe, people say, has been the default for so long that not much original can be done with it any more. Instead, writers are advised to look to other… Read more

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