Might Be Mad

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The Jedi Effect

To say I'm an experienced swordsman would be half true. I've learnt to fight with an ax in the viking style, ripping shields out of men's hands for others to exploit the gap. When you're sparring you're looking for a... Continue Reading →



This here is some more writing I've done. It was the first piece of writing I put up online to be critiqued by others, the first piece I was truly proud of. I wrote this nearly a year ago and... Continue Reading →

Espionage in a Time of Trouble

I've decided to share some of my own writing on here. I found the inspiration for this post whilst trawling the internet for resources for another blog post. Sprouting from the idea that not all fantasy should be set in... Continue Reading →

Why I Blog?

I was asked this question yesterday. It took me a few hours of thinking as to why it is that I feel the urge to share my thoughts to you people, out there across the interwebs. I think one of... Continue Reading →

Another song, you probably know the drill by now. Bruce Springsteen's Atlantic City covered by Ed Sheeran. Don't judge till you've listened to it, it's pretty damn amazing!  

Magic, Pick a Book, Any Book

Fantasy and magic are pretty much synonyms of one another. Whenever someone who hasn't touched a fantasy novel ever says, "Oh you're into fantasy are you? What with all the magic and fairies?" Usually said with a smirk. But Magic... Continue Reading →

My music taste could be considered bad, archaic or amazing and brilliant depending on who you ask. But as life goes on I find myself drawn more and more to older and older music. By the time I'm fifty I'll... Continue Reading →

Review: The Name of the Wind

The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss is one of the modern classics, a true masterpiece in storytelling, prose and characterisation. Rothfuss has made a name for himself online as a D&D player and general nice guy. The blurb... Continue Reading →

Review: Exile by Martin Owton

Exile is one of those novels which I find extremely hard to make a concrete opinion of. Some aspects I really enjoyed whilst others I found detracted from the experience. I’ll start with the positives first; To begin with the... Continue Reading →

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