This is the first adult fantasy novel by the author and although it fall short from brilliant, it makes for very entertaining reading indeed. The author takes the plot from the Nordic creational myths and populate the novel with the gods and heroes that are now famous in popular culture, thanks greatly to the… 208 more words
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Here we have an author who needs help with the introductory page of his story. Ten rewrites, twenty rewrites, thirty rewrites? How many rewrites do we need before something is done? 765 more words
Each Sunday, I’ll rewrite some paragraphs from the writing prompts thread on Reddit. Here is my first rewrite.
Here is the opening of a good short story. 374 more words
Fantasy has been enjoying a fourteen- or fifteen-year-long renaissance, starting I suppose with Peter Jackson’s Fellowship. Maybe renaissance is the wrong word. Maybe it’s too grand. 923 more words