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Why pirates?

Yesterday was Talk Like A Pirate Day, and while a lot of people took the opportunity to let their inner pirate hoist the colours and buckle some swash, there was also ridicule on the twitter hashtag against people who think … Läs mer

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Summer Pirate Reading 3

Two more pirate novels read this summer, both channelling Anne Bonny in different ways. The Queen of Swords by R. S. Belcher The first two books of this trilogy, The Six-Gun Tarot and The Shotgun Arcana, are set in the … Läs mer

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Look, it’s my ship

This is a detail from a painting from 1697: Rough Sea With Ships by Ludolf Bakhuysen. The flags were probably originally the Dutch flag, but – time and the devil have done for the rest, so now it’s the pan pride … Läs mer

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Summer Pirate Reading 2: Pirate Utopias

Before the well-known pirates of the Caribbean, there were the ”Barbary Coast” (Maghreb coast) pirates of the 15th, 16th and 17th centuries in the Mediterranean and the Atlantic. Pirate Utopias: Moorish Corsairs & European Renegadoes by Peter Lamborn Wilson tells … Läs mer

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Summer Pirate Reading

It wasn’t planned, but this seems to be a summer of pirate reading. (As every summer should be, but it’s not always supply meets demand.) In this post: John Silver x 2, and James Hook. I started out with Mary … Läs mer

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My Worldcon schedule!

In just a few short weeks I’ll be setting sail for Helsinki (well, I’ll fly, but I wish I was sailing) and Worldcon 75! So far I’ll be on two panels (programme details are preliminary), one very me and one … Läs mer

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What do my heroes smell like?

Nope, not just sea water and rum. Tumblr stumbled me onto this generator bot: What does your romance hero smell like, and it’s accurate to the point where I’m sure it’s read my book. I hope you enjoyed it, generator … Läs mer

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