“The Lone Wolf”-Chapter 4 (Excerpt)

In Chapter 4 we pick back up with our rogues: Caladin and Quinn.  They’ve enter a new town on the outskirts of the world.  Nearly out of gold they are in desperate need of a word Caladin refused to say…work.   Chapter 4- “A New Town. A New Opportunity” Caladin and Quinn pulled into Ironwood,…

“The Lone Wolf”-Chapter 3 (Excerpt #2)

Remence is going before the Hand.  How will they react?  What will their decision be?  The conclusion of Chapter 3.   Chapter 3- “Do We Stay or Do We Go”… The five council members, including his father, sat upon a dais. They each sat in a wooden chair carved out of strong oak with animal…

“The Lone Wolf”- Chapter 3 (Excerpt)

Here’s an except from Chapter 3.  What will Remence do with the information he garnered at the orc encampment?   Chapter 3-“Do We Stay or Do We Go?” Remence reached his village close to the time of the setting sun. He had run all day. His tunic and pants were drenched from the downpour of…

“The Lone Wolf”- Chapter 2

Here’s Chapter 2 of The Lone Wolf.  Meet Caladin and Quinn.  Thieves… or, gentlemen procurers as Caladin calls them. I hope you enjoy the introduction.   Chapter 2- “The Gentlemen Procurers” “Come, Cousin, we must get a move on. It is time to vacate this shanty,” Caladin said to Quinn as he neatly folded his…

“The Lone Wolf” – Chapter 1 (Excerpt #2)

Here is the second half of chapter one.   Remence has decided to head down in to the den of a massive lion (so to speak) to gather information on the intentions of the orc host. He was confronted with footsteps, probably from a sentry, and they were moving closer.  What will Remence do? What will…

“The Lone Wolf”-Chapter 1 (An Excerpt)

I’ve done this before with a few of my blogs, some time ago. I’ve taken a chapter from my book and posted it to the blog. Well, I decided that it might be time again. My book is done (except for some last minute editing that needs to be finished) and I want to give…

The Mandolorian:  The Child in Us All

  From the first look at those waggling ears and huge innocent eyes, I was hooked. He’s called the child, but I have a feeling the name Baby Yoda is the one that will stick. Who would have imagined this little bundle of innocence would have resonated with so many people, even outside of fandom? …

Stranger Things 3: Dude, You Won a Fight! 

By G.P. Avants  Welcome back everyone to 1985 in the not too sleepy town of Hawkins Indiana. Summer is in full swing and Mike and his friends are growing up. With July 4th just around the corner love, adventure, and something dark and sinister is coming along with an 80’s soundtrack. A year before our…

Whoo, Hoo, I’m a Skywalker, Too! 

  By G. P. Avants Is this really the end of the Skywalker saga? Does this mean the end of Star Wars or just the name Skywalker? With so many changes going on in the Disney Star Wars universe we are not really sure what is coming our of hyperdrive. What we do know is…

Mother, May I?

By G.P. Avants I don’t know who recommended I Am Mother on Netflix, but I took the bait. This show, set in a supposed post-human civilization world, centers around a caretaker robot and her surrogate little girl. The child was selected from a collection of human embryos, that the robot, named Mother raised. In a…

Spiderman Far-From Home:  Practically Perfect Peter Parker

  Here is a little tribute to Spiderman. With Sony and Disney working out the future of our hero, we can enjoy the reflect on the latest incarnation of our favorite web head. By G.P. Avants   Peter Parker is back in high school after the “blip”.What is the blip? This was the Avenger’s reversing…