Monthly Archives: June 2014

The Art of the Battle Scene

    WHETHER you are a lover or hater of the Game of Thrones series by George R. R. Martin, there‚Äôs one thing almost everyone has to admit: the gritty, appalling realism of his writing strikes a chord. As the … Continue reading

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On the Inevitability of Trilogies

If there’s one trend that seems to have accelerated in the last decade, it seems to be the prominence of the trilogy. Recently I was reading a review by a disgruntled reader who had been disappointed by Brandon Sanderson’s third … Continue reading

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