If you think there’s going to be any rhyme or reason to these posts, then you’re sadly mistaken. Today, after looking at some things, I wanted to talk about character types. Or to be more exact, one particular character type: The Mary Sue. I’m sure many people have heard of the Mary Sue and have …

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Now that fantasy itself has been defined some other definitions might be useful. These definitions, once again, are purely personal and purely done for personal reasons and to create a common language and vocabulary. The first thing is the different kinds of fantasy. These are the subgenres of the over-reaching fantasy umbrella. Often times it …

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One of the important and first things that must be remembered when dealing with fantasy or with any other genre- or even any subculture-is they all have their Own Vernacular that outsiders might not understand. Concepts someone well versed in the subject might take for granted can be confusing to a stranger. An excellent example …

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