Get hype, nerds. JoD4HAP is here to stay.
I traveled to St. Louis this past week and found inspiration.
My cooking routine continues with a delightfully savory dish and fantastic friends.
I’m adding to my pile of good things.
Let’s get some tunes on.
There be mystery in these woods . . .
Wherein I babble about maps and libraries and trade routes.
One of the most important things in fantasy literature is the idea of the hearty meal. The hobbits’ second breakfast comes to mind, and the Turkish delight enjoyed by Edmund upon meeting the White Witch, and every scene from Harry Potter that takes place in the Great Hall. Food is important in fantasy novels, andContinue reading “Inspiration, October 12”
My main character’s home city, Heredo, is situated on the banks of Lake Shiniren. Since I, too, currently live in a thriving city on the banks of a huge lake, I figured drawing from my own life would be efficient. I took this picture a few weeks ago when walking on the shore of LakeContinue reading “Inspiration, October 11”
Third installment in the architecture series . . . I’m on a roll apparently. This strikes me as a nice, quaint little village on the verge of winter. Something about it is . . . relaxing. The lone lamp post has always held significance for me. It’s the Lantern that welcomes Lucy to Narnia fromContinue reading “Inspiration, October 10”