Just like my previous entries, there were some hiatuses, but I managed to get this one done. Plot In the fictional Yantuck Mountain, the reservation must prepare for the appointment […]
“American Indian Story: The Adventures of Sha’kona,” by Jana Mashonee and Stephan Galfas | AIM Literature Review
This is a Young Adult novel written by Jana Mashonee, who is also Native American musician who has won eight Native American Music Awards. In fact, one of her albums […]
They fascinated me in my childhood and helped me through my teenage years
If Shakespeare can be translated into fictional languages, why not real-world endangered languages?
If I were to sum up this book, I would say that it is a mixture of autobiography and Passamaquoddy Studies. Plot It is chronological, going from the founding of […]
A good writer writes for all time.
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”
Beneath these weathered editions is a timeless element.
It was a pleasure writing for Odyssey.
A look into a unique fantasy novel.
The foundations of Tolkienian fantasy.
The fantasy genre as we know it would transcend cultures.
Perhaps there is reason behind many writers’ hajj to this picturesque Pennsylvania river.
Do not put too much stock on any one character and expect a guaranteed retirement in a Braavosi mansion.
“Why I do trifle thus with his despair is done to cure it” – The History of King Lear, Act IV.5
Nor are their procrastinations and pacings-about unproductive