Four Amazing Families in Fantasy and Science Fiction., by Private: Matt Weber
If you read my last post, you might have picked up a subtle hint or two that the big relationships in my life, right now, are family relationships. This isn’t to scant my relationship with my wife, or my friendships, but kids from 0-5 have many needs and few means with which to meet them […]
Game Of Thrones: 10 Things We’ve Learned In Season 6, by Kyle Watts
Game Of Thrones: Season Six has put out four episodes, which means we’re essentially over a third of the way through the action. Already a whole lot has been revealed and the drama is getting more exciting than ever. So without further ado, here’s a four-episode recap in the form of 10 things we’ve learned […]
“X” is for Xenolinguistics: Favorite Alien Languages, by Private: Vicki Keire
In many creation stories, language actually exists prior to the creation of the world. The gods often gift speech before life, and in the Book of Genesis, God uses his own speech to create light. Language is not only central to the human experience, many would argue it actually defines it. That’s why I’m so […]
[G] Game of Thrones: I’ve Read the Books, and These Are Six Things I Want in Season Six, by Clare Dugmore
[Please note this post contains spoilers from the A Song of Ice and Fire books and speculation about what could happen in the TV show in relation to book events. Trigger warning: mentions of rape and death.]   Game of Thrones Season Six begins in a little over two weeks, and I’m ridiculously excited for […]
C is for Clare’s World, by Clare Dugmore
Writing and reading have always been part of my life. When I was a child, I loved getting lost in fantasy worlds like The Chronicles of Narnia, and The Wizard of Oz. In my teens, I wrote a story about a girl with magical powers, who was in love with her science teacher (don’t ask)! […]
Kindle or Kindling: A Song of Ice and Fire Changes the Game, by Holly Reynolds
Our series of the e-book vs. real book debate continues with a train of thought I had a few months ago, while staying up late reading A Game of Thrones, Book One of A Song of Ice and Fire. A little background first: this is not my first attempt at starting the dauntingly lengthy series, […]