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“Any swordsman could tell who was the better as they fought. Or, at least, they could tell who had the advantage. Tam had it here. Rand was younger and stronger, but Tam was just so solid.” 17 more words

Fires Of Heaven

This is a new feature post which will come out every Wednesday and there are a couple of different things I’ll look at in these posts.

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Robert Jordan

“He never let them know how tired he felt, inside. His body was worn, like a millstone that had worked for generations. He was still tough enough to do his job, and he would, but Light, he felt tired sometimes. 28 more words

Fires Of Heaven

“Father,” Rand said warningly as his father picked up another sparring sword. “This is not a good idea.”
“I’ve heard you became quite the swordsman,” Tam said, taking a few swipes with the practice sword to test its balance. 32 more words

Fires Of Heaven

“The key to leadership is in the rippling waves. You could not find stillness on a body of water if there was turmoil underneath. Likewise, you could not find peace and focus unless the leader himself had peace within.” 17 more words

Fires Of Heaven

Reading Roundup: 2001, Eye of the World, The Martian

I’m catching up on a lot of reading that I intended to do over the last few years that professional and life considerations interfered with.  I recently finished two books, fast-tracked a third, and kinda sorta started the fourth.   684 more words

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Top Ten Books I Naively Suggest I Might Read this Summer

Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by The Broke and the Bookish and this week’s post is our TBR summer list.

Let’s start off with honesty. I don’t think that I’m going to read ten books this summer. 812 more words