ebookporn: Beauty in Search of Knowledge Printed for R. Sayer & J. Bennett 30th Decr. 1782 (artist unknown)
versekraken: d251gato: (Ros Rixon’s Bottled Love Poems and Beautiful Book Sculptures – Flavorwireから) These are too magical.
Some of the bowhead whales in the icy waters off of Alaska today are over 200 years old
I’m fading gracefully. The tragedy does not lie upon the fall. It lies upon the leftovers of fatal grace.
Virginia Woolf, from a diary entry dated 22 January 1933. (via goldenlocket)
Last Minute Literary News
Flannery O’Connor Award for Short Fiction, deadline May 31, for manuscripts of 40,000-75,000 words.
April 30 is the last day to submit to Pear Noir!
Ditto the First Annual Treehouse Literary Loot Contest for Unusual Prose. Terrific prizes.
Fireside Magazine’s call for flash fiction submissions closes May 1.
Nothing like pressure to kickstart the writing. If you missed out this time around, these are places to keep your eye on.