Posts Categorized: Blogging Challenges

“J” IS FOR JASPER FFORDE

A good friend introduced me to Jasper Fforde when I was in college. It wasn’t the sort of thing I normally would have picked up (as it wasn’t in the sci-fi/fantasy section), but she said I absolutely had to read this book, so I did (I read really fast… thus I’m usually willing to oblige… Read more »

A GREAT INJUSTICE

I apologize, this is going to be a long post… tomorrow’s will be much shorter. Yesterday I talked about a few of the reasons I love Aragorn. He’s always been one of my favorite characters. However, you might be surprised to discover that while I love Aragorn, I also love Boromir. I just re-read the… Read more »

“H” IS FOR HEROES

My top five favorite book heroes or heroines and why I love them. Aragorn from Lord of the Rings Of course Aragorn has to top the list. A mysterious ranger with a wry sense of humor, devotion to duty, awareness of his own mistakes, and an ancient sword. He must take actions to fight evil… Read more »

GEORGE MACDONALD

Good morning, and welcome back to this week’s round of Blogging from A-Z (blogging every day in April, except for Sundays, with posts revolving around topics in alphabetical order from A to Z). We pick up today with the letter “G.” George MacDonald: a somewhat obscure author, though he shouldn’t be. Most well-known for being… Read more »