In which I come to terms with a very alien world and a very alien chili.
The WARRIOR OF LIGHT enters the solar of the Waking Sands for the first time. It is empty of people. Their gaze is drawn to the broken staff hanging in a frame above the desk in the center of the room. MINFILIA: “Did you know Archon Louisoix?” You turn around to see a woman standingContinue reading “Fix-it Fic: Final Fantasy 14’s Minfilia”
My logic for picking the subject of this first installment of this blog series of cooking from and reading the work of sci-fi/fantasy authors went thus: It’s gone into the coldest months of winter here and I want soups and stews. Peter S. Beagle has three soup recipes in Serve it Forth and he wroteContinue reading “Read and Feed: Peter S. Beagle”
Sometime last summer, I learned that being openly enthusiastic about one particular intersection of food geekery and book geekery (namely: semi live-tweeting a complicated recipe from Diane Duane’s Food and Cooking of the Middle Kingdoms project) could gain me small but important amounts of positive attention. Adjacent to that, I learned that a cookbook ofContinue reading “Introductory Post: Read and Feed”