Posts Categorized: Blogging Challenges


Kamarie was originally supposed to be the central character in King’s Warrior. When I sat down and started writing my adventure tale, I had two characters in mind to begin with, and Kamarie was one of them. I jotted down a few notes about her to start: “Jet-black hair, blue eyes, pale skin, thin but… Read more »


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 »


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 »


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 »