And, in other insect-related news: The unappreciated dangers of the coming cicada spawn. From the site's FAQ:
What do Cicadas eat? Human children are the primary source of nutrition for Cicadas.
Write-write: 364 words on the bat riders story, and done, by god. 9/10 of the story went fairly smoothly (although it still needs second-draft edits) but the denouement kicked my butt.
And another 340 words on a new story, working title, 'Idealism'.
保安林 == hoanrin == forest
|Left radical is 'person' (人). The right radical originally represented an infant, and the character referred to a mother caring for her child. Henshall suggests taking the right radical as 'wood' (木), and a box (口), and as a mnemonic: 'Person preserved in wooden box.'|