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Lose Yourself

“The odd thing about being a writer is you do tend to lose yourself in your books. Sometimes it seems like real life is flickering by and you’re hardly a part of it. 27 more words


Tough Traveling: Towers

The Thursday feature “Tough Traveling” is the brainchild of Nathan of Review Barn, who has come up with the excellent idea of making a new list each week based on the most common tropes in fantasy, as seen in The Tough Guide to Fantasyland by Diana Wynn Jones. 555 more words

Tough Traveling

Don't Ask These Questions!

I don’t know why we ask these things.  We can’t seem to help ourselves.

Let me set the scene.  You’re seventeen.  It’s May.  You’re graduating in less than a month.   749 more words

Personal Development

WATCH: 'Game of Thrones' Cast Past and Present Take ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Several “Game of Thrones” cast members — past and present — have accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge over the past few weeks as the campaign has gained Internet momentum. 156 more words


Book Review: A Feast For Crows by George R. R. Martin

A Feast for Crows is the fourth book in the ever popular A Song of Ice and Fire series by George R. R. Martin. As this book hasn’t been adapted into the fifth season of HBO’s Game of Thrones just yet, it’s the first one of the series that hasn’t been spoiled for me which really helped me to focus on just how good it was.  715 more words

Book Review

A 2015 Calendar: Kickstarter

Alright! It’s time again for another Electrofork calendar. I’ve been threatening to employ Kickstarter for some project or other for years, and the time has come. 143 more words