Posts Categorized: Fantasy and Sci-Fi

Halfway To Back Again + Drachtober Returns + Short Story Challenge

We’re halfway through the Award Ceremonies for the 3rd Annual Silmaril awards! And what a fun event it’s been. Ugluk threatened everyone, Merry and Pippin set off fireworks, Tom Bombadil regaled us with another epically humorous poem, we spent a lovely afternoon at the Green Dragon with our beloved Samwise, and Bilbo went off adventuring, leaving Frodo in… Read more »

Fantasy Orphan

Well hello there, I would like to thank you for stopping by today. I am pleased to be here. Where is Jenelle, you ask? She’s letting me take over her blog today. Oh! I’m sorry. Allow me to introduce myself. I am Fantasy Orphan. You’ve probably heard of me… especially if you like to read fantasy…. Read more »

Elements of Fantasy: Part 2

As promised, today I will be answering the second half of the question I started answering yesterday: What elements do you see in other genres that you wish you saw more in fantasy books/movies? Everyday Conflicts Most fantasy-fiction (and most spec-fiction, for that matter) tend to deal with WORLD ENDING EPICAL BATTLES GALORE AGAINST THE ULTIMATE… Read more »

Elements of Fantasy: Part 1

Today’s post is in answer to a question someone asked me a while back. They wanted to know what are some elements I see in the fantasy genre that I wish were more common in other genres, as well. And they also wanted to know if there was anything I wish I saw more in… Read more »