A Change in Character: Thorin Oakenshield

I am a Tolkien nerd, fiend, geek, whatever term you would like to insert here, I will probably admit to being one.  I cannot honestly say how many times I have seen either The Lord of the Rings, or The Hobbit (An Unexpected Journey or Desolation of Smaug).  Recently, I have been paying attention to… Continue reading A Change in Character: Thorin Oakenshield

A Break from Writing?

I apologize to my followers for not being active recently. I am in the process of moving my parents to North Carolina and let me tell you, moving 25 years of junk out of a house is insane! You never realize how much stuff you have until you're forced to go through all of it.… Continue reading A Break from Writing?

Femme Fatale: The Power of Women in “Game of Thrones”

SPOILER ALERT: This assessment includes all five books and up through Season Three of the HBO series so if you're not caught up, hold off on reading this.The picture above holds some pretty powerful characters in its midst.  For all the grievances I have against George R.R. Martin for his compulsion to kill off good… Continue reading Femme Fatale: The Power of Women in “Game of Thrones”