the ocean at the end of the lane

VIDEO: Neil Gaiman Reads "The Day the Saucers Came"

This is my favorite Neil Gaiman poem. At least, right now it is. This is a poem, as Neil puts it, "about the end of the world...or maybe it's just about paying attention to things."

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BONUS POST: Book Trailer for Neil Gaiman's FORTUNATELY, THE MILK

Neil Gaiman is one of those people. You know what I mean. He's brilliant. He writes astounding short AND long fiction. He's British. In other words, I'm insanely jealous of him. Behold: a trailer for FORTUNATELY, THE MILK, which was released some time ago, but is now available in paperback.

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