literature, visual art, music and film
I’m not really sure what to say, as I would imagine most people who visit Examining the Odd have read some or all of Gaiman’s work! Since this book is a collection of short stories (and wonders!), I decided to randomly choose one of the pieces too. The chosen piece was The Fairy Reel, one of the “wonders”, since it is a poem rather than a short story. I’ve heard people liken this poem to a Keats ballad.
The Flowering of the Crone, Leonora Carrington, Another Reality
Here are some more of my doodles with their funny little stories…
A needle in a haystack can be easy to find if it has a thread. A heart needs to be extracted.
I’m in a Lovecraft mood, currently re-reading the stunning The Dream-Quest of Unknown Kadath, so here’s one of his letters to Clark Ashton Smith.