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A Streak of White Hair: Fantasy or Reality?

I recently wrote an article on Fantasy Faction about characters who have “skunk stripes” in their hair. I wanted to find out why these occur both in fiction and real life, and how plausible “natural” white highlights really are. 172 more words

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Follow the spiders? Follow the spiders?

It’s time once again to go Tough Travelling with Fantasy Faction,  On the first day of each month, with a pre arranged theme in mind, we will all come up with out own individual selection of books that take us travelling through the tropes of fantasy.   229 more words

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Coping with Reading Guilt in 7 Easy Steps - Published by 'Fantasy Faction'

Nicola Alter published this article about ‘Reading Guilt’ on the website of ‘Fantasy Faction’. I thought it was worth spreading the word about these seven steps, since I very much suspect I am suffering from reading guilt. 315 more words

"When you can walk the rice paper without tearing it, then your steps will not be heard."

It’s time once again to go Tough Travelling with Fantasy Faction,  On the first day of each month, with a pre arranged theme in mind, we will all come up with out own individual selection of books that take us travelling through the tropes of fantasy.   456 more words

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Tough Travelling: Minions

Every month, Fantasy Faction explore a different fantasy trope as inspired by Diana Wynne Jones’ The Tough Guide to Fantasyland. This month it’s minions… 891 more words

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If you only knew the power of the Dark Side.

It’s time once again to go Tough Travelling with Fantasy Faction,  On the first day of each month, with a pre arranged theme in mind, we will all come up with out own individual selection of books that take us travelling through the tropes of fantasy.   195 more words

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