Why Legolas is Unnecessary

Literary Panic So, I called my brother in a literary panic the other day. Let me explain. I have realized that I read books differently than most people. Even, possibly, differently than most authors – though I don't personally know enough authors yet to confirm this. I like to read in order to hone and … Continue reading Why Legolas is Unnecessary

Action/Adventure Genre

Action/Adventure is an EXTERNAL GENRE. External Genres, as opposed to Internal, are primarily driven by a problem that comes up outside the person, and solving this problem results in the end of the story. The problem usually looks like a large-scale villain. Someone the protagonist has to face off against and prevent them from doing … Continue reading Action/Adventure Genre

The Dove Princess

Once upon a time, a king’s daughter loved dogs as her dearest friends. She had all manner of species about her all the time, and whenever she went for a walk, she always brought at least two with her. She trained the dogs herself along with her brother, who loved them almost as much as … Continue reading The Dove Princess