Tag Archives: high fantasy

Opening Scene: Ichabod Brooks & the Resurrection Bowl

“Thank you for meeting with me, Mr. Brooks,” the lean nobleman says as he steps out of his large tent. Waving his servants away, the brown-haired man adjusts his shirt collar and pats down his long, button-covered coat. “My name … Continue reading

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Nyder Fortune the Loyal Assistant

One character that doesn’t get a lot of attention on the blog is Nyder Fortune.  He’s an agent of Baron Kernaghan, but he isn’t the type to go into the field.  He isn’t a warrior like General Vile, a caster … Continue reading

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Mentors of the Champions: Forgers of Heroes

I don’t know if I’ve ever written a post about mentors in the Legends of Windemere series.  I’ve talked about the mentor characters on their own and how they influence the heroes.  For example, Selenia Hamilton has been getting brought up a … Continue reading

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Derailing Destiny: From the Good and the Bad

Destiny has always been strange in Windemere.  Not as absolute as one would think because free will is a factor.  A person may be destined to be in a certain place at a certain time, but it isn’t foretold how … Continue reading

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Opening Scene: Ichabod Brooks & the Yellow Ogres

Having left a large bowl of food for Beardy in his stable and making sure the gate does not lock the pet out, Ichabod cracks his knuckles and heads for the kitchen. He tightens the belt of his soft bathrobe … Continue reading

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The Ritual of the Lost Lamb: Forbidden for a Reason

 Written long ago To call one to your side No matter where they hide Whether friend or foe The ritual cannot be denied A search for energy Aura left behind to thrive Too strong to fade Making it the perfect … Continue reading

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Opening Scene: Ichabod Brooks & The Island of Mirrors

Gasping and coughing, Ichabod Brooks drags himself onto the beach and flops onto his back. The sun beats down on his skin and hair, which steadily dry in the tropical heat. He can still see the pieces of the storm … Continue reading

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