stories, some that are still being formed, some that went over the transom in the last century
The "Brit a Day" series
What does a months-long parade of attractive British men have to do with fiction, you might well ask? These gentlemen have inspired some lovely scenes, part of the life I live in my head. Over time, some of these scenes reach out to one another and begin to form a story. For the present, each one of these pictures provides a writing prompt for me, a way to keep me writing with a sense of passion and narrative, even when the stories are not yet fully formed.
Sunday, September 11, 2011
A Brit a Day [#544]
Today is a day for remembering heroes, and at the literary end of the hero scale, I salute the hero of the Harry Potter saga, Severus Snape. Here is a nice video that gives us some insight into Alan Rickman's utter possession of that role. [I watched it in 780p; you have to fiddle with it at the Youtube page to get it to load at high definition, then just wait for it to fully load at high def...]
I've also employed another member of our Brit a Day cast to help me with my remembrance of this ominous anniversary--you can see my slideshow tribute if you go here: