Meatrolls – Dragonriders of Pern

“Menolly had detoured to the Lower Caverns and shared with him the handful of meatrolls she’d cadged from the cooks.” –Dragonriders of Pern, by Anne McCaffrey Thoughts: These are terrible. A curse, in that, so-easy-to-make addictive sort of way.  I … Continue reading

Marzipan Dragonflies – Gentlemen Bastards series

“Jean’s dinner, smoked rock eel in caramel brandy sauce, lay chopped into fragments and scattered like debris from a battle. He was making his way slowly through dessert, a cluster of marzipan dragonflies with crystallized sugar wings that glimmered by … Continue reading