And today my Stabby for best novel 2013 (Emperor of Thorns) arrived after stealth-mode postie managed to slip us the 'we visited but you were out' ticket two days ago when the house had three awake adults in it all day.
A lovely bit of pointy steel it is too!
Here is the aforementioned Stabby laid over Jorg's sword on a large canvas print I happen to have:
And here it is a bit closer to, so you can feast your eyes upon the inscription ... at least as much of it as the flash allows.
Here the author ponders his new over-kill letter opener.
The trick to dealing with letters is to smile and smile ... put 'em at their ease...
And then totally stab the bastards open!
More recently - a Stabby T-shirt arrived chez Lawrence courtesy of the excellent elquesogrande who overlords at r/fantasy.
And for no reason - here's me in another T-shirt I was sent recently & a hat! They're trying to turn me Canadian, eh?