Peter J. Atwood fiction

I like words, and more, words that are used well. This is where I collect them. Most I come across in the works of other authors, but on occasion I find some in the wild myself.


“Knights who sliced a red, life-bubbling way thro’ twenty folds of twisted dragon.”

—Alfred Lord Tennyson, Gareth and Lynette

From Idylls of the King