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”

Fire & Blood: 300 Years Before A Game of Thrones (A Targaryen History) (A Song of Ice and Fire) by George R. R. Martin

I absolutely loved the Songs of Ice and Fire books by George R. R. Martin. So when my local WH Smith started stocking Fire & Blood, I quickly dished out £20 (unheard of!) for a copy of the book. The seeds of war are oft planted during times of peace. My disappointment settled in immediatelyContinue reading “Fire & Blood: 300 Years Before A Game of Thrones (A Targaryen History) (A Song of Ice and Fire) by George R. R. Martin”

You are the future * Rainer Maria Rilke

Du bist die Zukunft, großes Morgenrot Du bist die Zukunft, großes Morgenrot über den Ebenen der Ewigkeit. Du bist der Hahnschrei nach der Nacht der Zeit, der Tau, die Morgenmette und die Maid, der fremde Mann, die Mutter und der Tod.Du bist die sich verwandelnde Gestalt, die immer einsam aus dem Schicksal ragt, die unbejubeltContinue reading “You are the future * Rainer Maria Rilke”

There is no shame in loving * from Dorne with love

…coast of Dorne. Sand and rocks and scorpions, and no good anchorage for hundreds of leagues. You can swim there if you like, and walk to Oldtown. You will need to cross the deep desert and climb some mountains and swim the Torentine. Or else you could go to Gilly.” “You do not understand. LastContinue reading “There is no shame in loving * from Dorne with love”