I found this tag via author friend C.B. Cook's blog, and knew that, as a Tolkien fan myself, I had to do this challenge! Especially since today is the birthday of Lord of The Rings! *cheering loudly* This is also a conclusion to the #SilmarillionAwards that have been going on all this summer long! Okay, so, … Continue reading The Tookish Tag, Celebrating Tolkien’s Works & LOTR’s Birthday!
Part of the A-to-Z blog challenge. My theme is legends and legendary creatures. I hope you enjoy following along! Giants in the Animal Kingdom An image gallery of some of the massive animals that once shared our planet. And yes, it is terrifying and thrilling to imagine what it must have been like to see them alive! You … Continue reading Giant Animals That Once Roamed the Earth #AtoZChallenge
“The Firebird and Princess Vasilisa” A crazy tale from Slavic folklore for you.😉 The king’s archer is on a hunt and runs across a firebird’s feather. But the archer’s horse warns the archer not to touch it, as bad things will happen if he does. (The horse can talk?!) The archer ignores the horse’s advice and takes it, bringing the feather back to the king so he will be praised and rewarded. When the king is presented with the feather, he demands the archer bring back the entire firebird or he will be executed. (See? Why didn’t he listen to that wise horse?)
Part of the A-to-Z blog challenge. My theme is legends and legendary creatures. Every day (except Sundays) this month, a legend beginning with that day's word will be featured. I hope you enjoy following along! Eagle: the Roc Legends of giant predatory birds abound, such as the Roc, appearing in Arabian fairy tales, sailors' folklore, and … Continue reading Eagles, we’re talking the giant predators of legend, like the Roc #AtoZChallenge
Today you will meet the stately, young adult, Gandalf-like character who is a lover of knowledge, books, and exploration: Master Nephryte! This monthly meme, hosted by Paper Fury and Further Up & Further In, is where authors and writers answer a series of questions regarding their interesting characters. Find my other character posts here. Did you hear the news that … Continue reading Meet the Book Master, #BP March