I have finally determined why I generally dislike the superhero genre, and I am ecstatic to realize that I am not deficient in some way. I am also happy to understand why Megamind is my favourite superhero movie.
I have always gotten Marvel burn out easily, and I have always wondered how people can commit to Marvel so fully when the movies seem less and less spectacular to me as time goes on. I started to blame the Disney machine, and while that may still play a role in it, it is actually based in part of the core concept of superheroes.
Continue reading “Mwahaha-hack!”
Gabbri looked out at the surrounding forests, considering them and the caravan her mercenary troupe was protecting. Now that they were east of Flitigonus, only a few days from Lang’Thuide, the forests were more dangerous. There would be a lot of desperate people in these woods. They would have to be on the lookout for trouble the whole night through.
A piece of metal, no matter how well or poorly forged, cannot be forced through the same stress again and again without yielding to it. Completed 2020.
A lot of my writing time lately has been devoted to my current novel rather than to short stories, so I decided to make a blog post about that instead of trying to get a story together in time to post, as well as providing some updates about my larger projects in general, including Novel the First, Novel the Second, and my next expected project.
Continue reading “June 2020 Update”
Every few decades, dragons will pleasantly discuss their common boundaries. Some will even agree to share a certain section of land, depending on how much they trust each other. Dragons are civilized and discerning creatures capable of rational discourse, after all.
When two dragons clash, the results can be spectacular. Completed 2020.
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