East of Constantinople, West of Shanghai

Writing Prompt – A man of distinction

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Let’s continue with our character studies – this one is inspired by a chat i had with my friend Claire.

This fine gentleman is actor Conrad Veidt, photographed by legendary Edward Steichen.

What does his picture suggest us in terms of character?


Author: Davide Mana

Paleontologist. By day, researcher, teacher and ecological statistics guru. By night, pulp fantasy author-publisher, translator and blogger. In the spare time, Orientalist Anonymous, guerilla cook.

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