Fantasy Friday: Elantris, Prologue and Chapter 1

Happy early Friday, and welcome to a new blog feature! Every Friday I'll be recapping fantasy books that I like (or even don't like), chapter by chapter. I was partly inspired by an AMAZING blog called Bad Books, Good Times that I've followed for a couple years now. Read all of it forever. Matthew and … Continue reading Fantasy Friday: Elantris, Prologue and Chapter 1

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Colleges Try to Make Humanities Majors More Popular – The Atlantic

I would have absolutely applied to Stanford for a humanities program if they had tried to recruit me in high school. Wonder what the status on their graduate programs is... Anyway, as a former history major, I thought this was a really interesting read. Universities are suspended in this weird realm between sluggish development of … Continue reading Colleges Try to Make Humanities Majors More Popular – The Atlantic

Someone came up with a list of fantasy series they want to see on film over another Narnia adaptation…

And one of them is Mistborn. Unpopular opinion: I think Sanderson writes magic systems that are way too nuanced to be portrayed well onscreen. I'd love to see some of those crazy complicated fight scenes in the physical universe, don't get me wrong, and I loved the first Mistborn book more than anything else I've … Continue reading Someone came up with a list of fantasy series they want to see on film over another Narnia adaptation…