Category: Forms

Where My Love Of Languages Came From

They fascinated me in my childhood and helped me through my teenage years

The Importance Of Translating Shakespeare Into Endangered Languages

If Shakespeare can be translated into fictional languages, why not real-world endangered languages?

What Is Needed To Write A Great Story

A good writer writes for all time.

The Alluring Nature Of Evil

It [the letter] gave me the notion of an exotic Immensity ruled by an august Benevolence. It made me tingle with enthusiasm. This was the unbounded power of eloquence—of words—of burning noble words.” – Joseph Conrad, “Heart of Darkness”

Barbarians Rising…To Be Burned By The Sun

Mercy and this mini-series are for fools.

10 Songs That Dropped My Jaw

They also grabbed me by the ears and by the throat.

AOG Reading Impressions | “Lord of the Rings” Series

Beneath these weathered editions is a timeless element.

AOG Impressions | Writing 100 Articles On Odyssey

It was a pleasure writing for Odyssey.

AOG Reading Impressions | The Elder And Prose Eddas

The foundations of Tolkienian fantasy.