Tag Archive | Dragons

Weekend Roundup: August 24-30


Tweet of the Day: Why I write: a major revelation ——- And like that summer comes to a close, or does it? The rains have come back, but the ground still swelters. I did manage to post some original fiction, inspired by Tumblr of all places. I don’t want to spoil the ending but it […]

And so is she.


  Tweet of the Day: The Woman in the Yellow Ruff ——- The knight held the torch as hand as high as he could.  Deeper he went through the twisting passages. Sweat soaked the camisole beneath the shiny breastplate. Each step took him closer to the lair of the beast. Each step brought him closer […]

TV Tropes Monday: Breath Weapon


    Tweet of the Day: TREBAH, CORNWALL ——- Myths and legends require legendary heroes and…well…mythical monsters. And nothing impresses the audience than a nigh invincible creature, as tall as a skyscrapper and vomits forth destruction gigantic maw. That’s right, the nasty bugger has a Breath Weapon attack. This attack form is common in western […]

Wizards’ World War (s.3) Dispatch 10: Invasion (pt.2)


Tweet of the Day: Strings of Retaliation- 14a- Contract ——- Seasons 1 & 2 – Season 3 Premiere – Dispatch 9 –  Dispatch 11 ——- 3rd Mechanized Brigade HQ,  Aéroport d’Avignon – Caumont, Avignon, Vaucluse Department, France, 6 May, 11:02 hrs +1 GMT Max stood in a corner of the tent. The brigade staff moved […]

Wizards’ World War (s.2): Dispatch 13- London Calling Pt. II


Tweet of the Day: Baldur as Old Norse Answer to Jesus ——– Season 1 – Dispatch (s.2) 1 – Dispatch 12 – Dispatch 14 ——– Whitechapel, City of London, UK, 26 July, 00:35 hrs GMT London burned. London panicked. London fought. The firestorm illuminated the  dark city skyline. Made it easier to track the devastation […]

Short Story Friday: The Gate p.12b-The King Under the Mountain


Tweet of the Day: List of Dark Fantasy Novels ——– P.1 – P.2 – P.3 – P.4 –P.5 – P.6a – P.6b – P.7 – P.8 – P.9 – P.10 – P.11 – P.12a – Aftermath ——– -Data Corruption at 41% ——- Dargo-Lhud landed atop a small mesa. Below us stretched the armies of the […]

Repost: On Politics, Religion and Speculative Fiction


  Tweet of the Day: Who is the Greatest Dragon? ——– In the spirit of full, honest and complete disclosure, I am a liberal. Why did I just write that? Because it informs my worldview and by extension my writing. So does my religion or lack thereof (I am an agnostic). Anyone that thinks that […]

Short Story Friday: The Gate p.8- Humility


Tweet of the Day: Are You Overusing Passive Verbs? ——- P.1 – P.2 – P.3 – P.4 – P5 – P.6a – P.6b –P.7 – P.9 – P.10 –P.11 –P.12a – P.12b –Aftermath ——- Nothing…. “Hurts, doesn’t it?” I opened my eyes to see Lysandra perched at the edge of a sea of white satin, […]

Short Story Fridays: The Gate p.6b-Diligence


Tweet of the Day: 2011 Writing Progress Spreadsheet ——- – P.1 – P.2 – P.3 – P.4 – P.5 – P.6a –P.7 – P.8 – P.9 – P.10 – P.11 – P.12a– P.12b – Aftermath ——- “Shai kyr saesi!” “Seere!” replied Simon. Figures in green cloaks dropped from the branches above. The leader approached the […]