October was a really good month for me, in terms of reading–a new book came out in not just one but two of my favorite series. And, in anticipation of Goldenhand, I decided to re-read the entire Old Kingdom series. I can’t believe I’d forgotten how good they are.
It’s been a long time since I’ve paid very much attention to any writing contests, because most of them charge quite a bit of money to enter, and most of them are meant for short stories, and I realized a while ago that I don’t really like short stories. But this contest is for super-short stories (also known as flash fiction), which I do sometimes enjoy, and there’s no entry fee.
Six months ago, Weeks and Days was officially released. Since then, reviews have been trickling in. Some of them are even good reviews! Here are a few that I especially liked: