Blog post 4 By Accipiter G. Goshawk Hello! Well, the title sort of says it all. Life happens, my lovely friends. As many of you may have guessed, I don’t simply exist in the vacuum of the World Wide Web as a spectral bird, tapping away at a keyboard. I have a real-world counterpart (sort … Continue reading Things are changing
A ramble By Accipiter G. Goshawk In the beginning, there was light… Only light. Only existence. Only being. The Greeks called it Khaos. And in the being and the existing, there was a Nothing before the nothing. A trickster, An artist, An inventor and a demon, maybe, Unmade the Made. Their shriek pierced the void, … Continue reading A contrast for the stars
Blog Entry 4 By Accipiter G. Goshawk A recurring trope in fantasy novels, is that of the true name of things. Characters acquire magic by learning the true name of elements, plants and animals. In short, the whole point of true names, is that once you find the name of a thing, you have power … Continue reading Names
Blog Entry 3 By Accipiter G. Goshawk Hello! Well, it’s been almost five months since I published my first short story on this blog, and in that time I’ve learnt a lot. So, here is a quick summary of a few notions I’ve picked up since I started posting. Blog regularly Everyone writes this sooner … Continue reading 5 lessons learned from short-story blogging
Hello again! First, a huge thank you once again to the amazing ABK for setting up his fun Fantasy Promptcast (seriously, check it out) and for his Friday narration/review video! I know I’ve said this a lot (in comments, in the last blog post, I maybe even muttered it during my morning coffee), but thank … Continue reading Blog 2: what’s in a name?
Hello everyone! First and foremost, I would like to thank every single one of you. When I started this journey a few months ago, I had absolutely no idea that I would get to meet so many wonderful and talented people. You are all fantastic, courageous and amazing human beings. Keep on doing what you’re … Continue reading Blog Post 1: Sharing our stories and writing backwards