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An Open Letter About Barbarian Hordes

Dear Dan Carlin,

You are ruining my life. I have responsibilities. I have a job, and a side job, and another side job. I should be doing more writing. 1,752 more words


"Life is like a beautiful melody, only the lyrics are messed up"*...

Seinfeld caps + Kanye West lyrics: SeinYeWest

* Hans Christian Andersen (in translation)


As we do the mash, we might recall that it was on this date in 410 that Rome was sacked by the Barbarian Visigoths, led by Alaric.   82 more words

Chapter 36:... Before the Dawn

A/N: Once again, huge shoutout to intl-incident and Notjustabook.  The poses are fantastic and made this chapter possible.  Also, there is certainly implied and a bit of violence in this next chapter. 

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Chapter 35: It's Always Darkest...

A/N: Ok got a couple of important shoutouts here.  The first is to intl_incident who not only created the gorgeous manor that I have used for the prologue as well as all the Interlude shots, but you will see her amazing…

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Chapter 34: The Eclipse Begins

From: thelonewolf@MonteVista.net

To: eclipsesshadow@Bridgeport.net

Subject: Guess what!?

Hey lil brother!

Guess who will be making an appearance at one, Alduin Wyvern’s eighteenth birthday party?  That’s right!  2,576 more words


The legend of Alaric's burial

It all started with Jordanes who provides most of the literary evidence concerning the early history of the Goths. His De origine actibusque Getarum (551) is a Readers Digest version of the lost History by Cassiodorus (490-585). 254 more words

Historical Fiction

The Wolf Among Us - Film Noir Fantasy

Telltale Games aren’t afraid to get their hands dirty.  They dug their mitts into the grimy realm of gameplay narrative, pulling out The Walking Dead… 541 more words