A part of the Community Virtual Library, The Seanchai ("Storyteller" in Irish) celebrates the Celtic tradition of stories told around the hearth or in the pub to friends, family, and welcomed strangers. The Seanchai Library brings stories of all kinds to life, in Second Life.
Combining the worlds of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and H. P. Lovecraft, Neil Gaiman brings us A Study in Emerald. Originally written for Michael Reaves' anthology Shadows Over Baker Street, Gaiman brings these two universes together like a master chef combines the ingredients of a fine meal. As Gaiman tells us, “Writing’s a lot like cooking. Sometimes the cake won’t rise, no matter what you do, and every now and again the cake tastes better than you ever could have dreamed it would.”