Reviews for In the Bleak Mid-Winter
James Birdsong chapter 2 . 1/17
Good two chapters obviously
A.A. Pessimal chapter 2 . 1/18
I like this! Whatever happened to the little girl who got the swored as a Hogswatch present - along with the incidental detail of the large toy castle and hundreds of toy soldiers, thus enabling her to think imaginatively about how an army can be deployed and how a castle may be successfully defended and successfully captured.

also respect for the tiny little details - how women soldiers are viewed around the Disc and the incongruity of white warriors in an impi... (my Zulu leader welcomes this, as you know, but puts them into their own Foreign Legion...) I get that most military leaderships are ambivalent about this but after polly perks and the detail, now cannot say no.