September 12, 2019

Fire curled around the chandeliers, lighting each individual candle at once. No one cheered the display, or the Fire Weavers who cast it, yet each time they wove their flame, Sofia’s heart jumped a little. Fire Weaving belong to a higher caste of spell Weavers alongside all who could weave the elemental arts. Only the…

August 29, 2019

Olivia slid onto the dining chair and sat facing the most despised man in the city. She’d seen his face on the large screens each weekly broadcast, but knowing what he looked like, knowing who he was, did not prepare her for this first meeting. The dark man with the perfect suit raised a glass…

August 26, 2019

I make no secret about my love for warrior women. My favourite fantasy tropes involve swords and playing hero, thus I tend to gravitate towards stories featuring women who run around whacking people with swords. A story with strong female characters doesn’t need to have buff women waving swords around,Β but hey, swords are cool. In…

August 19, 2019

I’m super excited to share what I got through the post! I’ve mentioned before that I’m a big Tamora Pierce fan, and I’ve posted about the new officially-licensed merchandise range based around Tamora Pierce’s Tortall series of books as designed by the lovely Dual Wield Studio. They’re keen to make even more merch based on…