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Fantasy Armies: Popular Tools of the Trade

This theme is probably going to be very similar to the City Guards week from December, but that isn’t surprising.  Guards and soldiers get used interchangeably in a lot of fiction because they are part of the setting.  The nameless … Continue reading

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Luke Callindor vs Clyde: The Angel and Devil in My Mind

Perhaps two of the loudest voices in my head have been Luke Callindor from Legends of Windemere and Clyde from War of Nytefall.  A big reason for this is because they could be considered my two first ‘real’ protagonists.  It’s a tough … Continue reading

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A Thief’s Opinion on City Guards

Clyde here . . . For some reason.  I’m supposed to talk about my opinion of city guards since I’m a thief.  That means I’ve run into my fair share of them.  It also means Mab has gone into hiding … Continue reading

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7 Tips to Being a City Guard in a Fantasy World

The life of a city guard is rife with peril, disrespect, and iffy pay.  Nobody really knows how much a city guard makes, but it probably isn’t much considering how many of them need to make extra money gambling.  Anyway, … Continue reading

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The Importance of City Guards in Fantasy

Whenever a city turns up in a fantasy story, these people will be there.  Either as background, battle fodder, or momentary obstacles, the guards are around in some fashion.  We tend to overlook them unless we need some unexpected corpses … Continue reading

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Teaser Tuesday: Enter the Hero #fantasy #adventure

This is where it all began . . . Legends of Windemere: Beginning of a Hero.  Let’s see how Luke Callindor made his debut and how my writing style looked way back when I started.  Currently, I have this book available … Continue reading

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Check Out Legends of Windemere! #fantasy #series #bookboost

Leap into a world of magic & monsters! It’s been almost a year since I published Legends of Windemere: Warlord of the Forgotten Age.  That was the final book of a long series that I started writing in 1998 and finished … Continue reading

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