I don't know about you guys but this has been a loong week for me. Basically since Wednesday I have been convinced it is Friday. But! It is finally here. Hopefully this weekend won't feel as short. What are you guys reading this weekend? And did anyone e... It is a list of 50! Top Five: Wrath (The Faithful And The Fallen 4) by John Gwynne City Of Blades (Devine Cities 2) by Robert Jackson Bennett The Wheel Of Osheim (The Red Queen’s War 3) by Mark Lawrence Saint’s Blood (The Greatcoats Book 3) by Sebastien ...3 participating If you tell an inside joke outdoors, is it still an inside joke? What are your favorite inside jokes in Fantasy? There's a reason that book addicts like them so much, so jump in and share those inside joke moments. Why do you like them so much?4 participating I'd never heard of these books before, but now I'm intrigued.8 participating Few scenes are more satisfying than when two characters finally combine their efforts. Maybe the villain kept them apart for a long time, or maybe the pair never got along until a scene near the end. However it happens, team efforts are so much fun to rea...3 participating After the collapse of civilization Nora and her family live a quiet life in the Midwestern Plains until a great fiery god of the sky descends and makes her an irresistible offer-an offer that will take her away from those she loves forever. Let's brainstorm and share thoughts on what it takes to write explosive chain reactions in Fantasy. Some writers are plotters, others are pantsers, and all are welcome! Many events can cause a chain reaction in your story. One character's small choice, or... What are your favorite moments in Fantasy that required a set-up, a scheme, or a plan built by the characters? Why does that moment stick in your head? Let the geeking-out commence! Saturday's post will involve discussing Favorite Fantasy Moments-Writing ... I'm not sure how much this community cares about the Hugo awards, but I've been mulling my preferred ballot for next year (still so much fiction to try to get through!) and wrote out my initial ballot for the fan categories I care about.