Book Review: Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman

Title: Norse Mythology Author: Neil Gaiman Genre: Fantasy, Mythology, Fiction, Short Stories, Retelling, Historical Fiction, Classics, Science Fiction Fantasy Publisher: WW Norton & Company Published: February 27, 2017 Page Amount: 304 pages Goodreads Summary: Neil Gaiman has long been inspired by ancient mythology in creating the fantastical realms of his fiction. Now he turns his attention back to…

Book Review: North American Lake Monsters: Stories by Nathan Ballingrud

Title: North American Lake Monsters: Stories Author: Nathan Ballingrud Genre: Short Stories, Horror, Fiction, Fantasy, Weird Fiction, Magical Realism, Anthologies, Supernatural, Literary Fiction Publisher: Small Beer Press Published: July 16, 2013 Page Amount: 300 pages Blurb From Goodreads: Nathan Ballingrud’s Shirley Jackson Award winning debut collection is a shattering and luminous experience not to be missed…

Book Review: Magic for Beginners by Kelly Link

Title: Magic for Beginners Author: Kelly Link, Shelley Jackson (Illustration) Genre: Short Stories, Fantasy, Fiction, Magical Realism Publisher: Mariner Books Published: September 5, 2006 Page Amount: 297 pages Blurb From Goodreads: The nine stories in Link’s second collection are the spitting image of those in her acclaimed debut, Stranger Things Happen: effervescent blends of quirky humor and pathos that…

Trying out Tolkien Part IX

Still trying to figure out what I want to end game to be, but at the moment, I’m loving writing about these 3 (so fun). Tell me if it’s terrible, please, I’d love to know ^.^ Bitte und Danke! Description: Hungover, the wizard, thief and arms-master go a-travelling

Trying Out Tolkien Part VIII

Fun times, this story is quickly growing to be my favorite. Do tell me how you found it though : ) Description: Now that truth is revealed, the past must be discovered.

Trying Out Tolkien Part VII

This was beyond fun to write. I can’t wait to see what comes next! Do tell me how you found it (please and thank you) Description: Revealed (and yes, that’s all you’re going to get)

Trying out Tolkien Part VI

Quick overview for those of you who discover this: there is a category on the side full of these stories so you can catch. Please tell me what I can change, fix, or adjust, I’m still working on actually knowing how to write. But I’m slowly becoming more attached, which is really a good thing…

Trying Out Tolkien Part V

And the story continues… For reference to older posts, there is now a category on the side for “Trying out Tolkien”. Let me know how it is and if there’s anything you think should/would/could happen : ) I’d appreciate it! Description: A companion or an enemy gained?

The Start of an Adventure Part III

Hope you strangers and friends are enjoying reading this as much as I enjoy writing it. Because let’s be honest here… I’m sort of in love with Bernard already even though I know just as much about him as you readers do. If you have just found this story, there should a link on the…