Monthly Archives: June 2015

The Poison of Ideology in A Song of Ice and Fire

A Song of Ice and Fire and its amazingly popular Game of Thrones adaptation is many things. It’s a brilliant example of detailed, appealing, and evocative fantasy world-building. It’s a deconstruction of fantasy, adding a sobering dose of Medieval History-based … Continue reading

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Norse Saga-O-Rama Day 2

It’s a new day and a new opportunity to learn about some great Norse Sagas. All of these were big influences on The Saga of Egil the Scarred and helped me formulate some of my ideas about the mindset of … Continue reading

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Norse Saga-O-Rama Day 1

I have a new book out, the first of a series. It’s called The Sagas of Egil the Scarred, Volume 1: The Defenders of Blackspire Abbey and you can find it here http://www.amazon.com/Egil-Scarred-Defenders-Blackspire-Abbey-ebook/dp/B00YNLQNEE/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1433291831&sr=8-1&keywords=The+Defenders+of+Blackspire+Abbey It’s a supernatural Viking adventures, a prequel … Continue reading

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