Lord of the Rings Volume 2 – The Two Towers

“Where now are the horse and the rider? Where is the horn that was blowing?Where is the helm and the hauberk, and the bright hair flowing?Where is the harp on the harpstring, and the red fire glowing?Where is the spring and the harvest and the tall corn growing?They have passed like rain on the mountain,Continue reading “Lord of the Rings Volume 2 – The Two Towers”

My favourite scenes from Game of Thrones Season 8 Episode 3

I freaking loved the last Game of Thrones episode. Even with the low lighting. Despite the low lighting. It was nothing like Lord of the Rings – Battle of Helm’s deep – but it still had some good points.The low lighting made you wish for some sun, some fire. The Red Lady (Melisandre) was theContinue reading “My favourite scenes from Game of Thrones Season 8 Episode 3”

Morning Star by Pierce Brown (Book 3)

“You and I keep looking for light in the darkness, expecting it to appear. But it already has.” I touch his shoulder. “We’re it, boyo. Broken and cracked and stupid as we are, we’re the light, and we’re spreading.” I have been dreading reading this book. It’s a trilogy so it should be in threeContinue reading “Morning Star by Pierce Brown (Book 3)”

Golden Son by Pierce Brown (Book 2)

I loved Red Rising By Pierce Brown (Book 1) and as quick as I could I jumped on eBay and got book 2 & 3 of the trilogy. I was very excited to see that the amazing story of the Helldiver from Lycos on Mars is still flowing as swiftly and quickly as Book 1. IContinue reading “Golden Son by Pierce Brown (Book 2)”

Orson Scott Card * Empire Book Review

I was recommended this book because it deals with politics. It was more a polemic than a novel, and its attempts to be non-biased were far outweighed by the moments of its blatant one side-ness. If you area a strong supporter of the right and think that our patriotic duty is to not question eitherContinue reading “Orson Scott Card * Empire Book Review”

The truth about War – from Game of Thrones book 4

Poorly shod and poorly clad, they march away beneath his banners, ofttimes with no better arms than a sickle or a sharpened hoe, or a maul they made themselves by lashing a stone to a stick with strips of hide. Brothers march with brothers, sons with fathers, friends with friends. They’ve heard the songs andContinue reading “The truth about War – from Game of Thrones book 4”