What I'm Writing, Writing

Following Orders: A Proposal

King Baldwin does not appear in Following Orders until late in the book, but his actions are crucial from the very beginning. Particularly in a proposal he writes to King Arthur of Camelot. "Edgar! Do write faster, please." King Baldwin stopped his pacing to huff at the scribe. "By the time you've finished, the war… Continue reading Following Orders: A Proposal

Stories, What I'm Writing

Following Orders: My Dearest Atla

Today's post is a letter from the villian of my current work in progress, Following Orders. Sir Whyh is becoming an increasingly complicated character, but one thing is always true of him: he is the perfect court gentleman. Please tell me what you make of his letter to the elder of his two daughters, Atla,… Continue reading Following Orders: My Dearest Atla

Book Reviews, Books

Book Review: Robinson Crusoe

I never thought I would enjoy Robinson Crusoe. Daniel Defoe's¬†Robinson Crusoe was assigned in a literature class I am taking this year as the second book of the semester. I entered into it with a slight sense of dread, trying to temper that with the hope that it wouldn't be as bad as I thought… Continue reading Book Review: Robinson Crusoe