Austen · Cinderella · LOTR · NovElla

One Lovely Blog Award

I am honored and excited to share that I’ve been nominated for the One Lovely Blog Award! Marcia Strykowski, over at her own lovely blog, received the award and so a big thank you to her for nominating NovElla and Banannabelle! Here are the guidelines for the One Lovely Blog Award: Each nominee must thank… Continue reading One Lovely Blog Award

LOTR · NovElla · Quotes · Science Fiction · The Hobbit

Forgotten Dragons

What do you picture when you think of dragons? Fire-breathers? Winged-lizards? Dragons are common in fantasy, whether it’s the traditional kind or a unique interpretation. In recent literature, such as Eragon and Harry Potter, dragons are often depicted as fire-spewing reptiles, with both legs and wings. The origin of this type of dragon was a… Continue reading Forgotten Dragons

LOTR · NovElla · The Hobbit

Tolkien Reading Day 2016

March 25th is Tolkien Reading Day and I’m thrilled to share the festivities with you! Today is a day to commemorate the written works of J.R.R. Tolkien. Why March 25th? In Middle-earth, March 25th was the day Frodo destroyed the One Ring in the fiery pit of Mount Doom. A great day for merrymaking! Per… Continue reading Tolkien Reading Day 2016