el diablo robotico (platypus) wrote,
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Day 04: Your Favourite Book

I CAN'T ANSWER THIS STUFF. I don't have a single favorite anything. Most of the books I return to repeatedly are the literary equivalent of comfort food. Some of the more worn ones on my favorites shelf are:
  • Diane Duane's Deep Wizardry. I read this when I was a young teenager, during my summer vacation, and it still evokes summer nights swimming and mystery and magic. And a bit of angst, for good measure. I think this is by far the best book in Duane's Young Wizards series.

  • Prozac Highway by Persimmon Blackbridge. Perfectly-evoked story of being depressed during the long, hot summer of 1995, and seeking friendship and escape online. Not that I'd know anything about that.

  • Most of Lois McMaster Bujold's Vorkosigan books. I like Cordelia a little better as a protagonist than Miles, but it's gratifying to see him actually mature over the course of the series. (Attention audiobook people: Shards of Honor and Barrayar, the two Cordelia books, are now out. GET THEM.)




Day 05: Your Favourite Quote
Day 06: Whatever Tickles Your Fancy
Day 07: A Photo That Makes You Happy
Day 08: A Photo That Makes You Angry/Sad
Day 09: A Photo You Took
Day 10: A Photo Of You Taken Over Ten Years Ago
Day 11: A Photo Of You Taken Recently
Day 12: Whatever Tickles Your Fancy
Day 13: A Fictional Book
Day 14: A Non-Fictional Book
Day 15: A Fanfic
Day 16: A Song That Makes You Cry
Day 17: An Art Piece
Day 18: Whatever Tickles Your Fancy
Day 19: A Talent Of Yours
Day 20: A Hobby Of Yours
Day 21: A Recipe
Day 22: A Website
Day 23: A YouTube Video
Day 24: Whatever Tickles Your Fancy
Day 25: Your Day, In Great Detail
Day 26: Your Week, In Great Detail
Day 27: This Month, In Great Detail
Day 28: This Year, In Great Detail
Day 29: Hopes, Dreams & Plans For The Next 365 Days
Day 30: Whatever Tickles Your Fancy
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