Spanish 9-Year-Old Publishes Thok, the Vain Dragon [Literary Links]


Cut through the buzz around the Oxford Chair of Poetry position and hear a statement from Ruth Padel regarding her resignation [via Guardian]

I hope we can expect a sequel before Spanish author, Manuel Alguacil, reaches secondary school [via Telegraph]

Check out the latest in writing implements: the Swiss Writing Knife! [via Boing Boing]

Renowned poet voting for the Pirate Party [via CopyRiot)]

A treasure trove of Charlie Rose interviews with authors including Rushdie, Atwood, and DFW [via Charlie Rose]

Speaking of treasure, Brad Meltzer has set up a Geocache treasure hunt to accompany his novel [via Brad Meltzer]