Reading, creative writing, and writing about reading is a privilege. It is a privilege that I owe to my supportive family, to my stable financial situation, and flexible free time. I find myself, as of the middle of last week. suddenly and unexpectedly needing to devote more time to my day job. Something has to … Continue reading Not ‘Goodbye,’ Just ‘See You Later’
A group of heroes is on a quest to kill an evil emperor. We've seen that before in fantasy, right? Yeah, a few times. Well, what if... the heroes were all dead? Well, mostly dead. Slightly alive. Insert Princess Bride joke here. Never Die is a fantastic example of a book that takes a familiar … Continue reading Book Review: Never Die
If you like swashbuckling magical adventures with clever characters written in lyrical prose, you will enjoy A Darker Shade of Magic.
Exploring love/hate relationships and complicated motivations.
Avatar-style earthbenders as hard-science-fiction, mashed up with post-apocalyptic action, wrapped around biting social commentary