Hugo Award Winners – The Books I Read to Check Them Off

One of the first posts I wrote on this blog was about my thoughts on every Hugo Award winning novel. I didn't write much about any of the books, I just placed them into categories. Now, I'm going back through each of those categories and giving some more in-depth thoughts on the books. This post … Continue reading Hugo Award Winners – The Books I Read to Check Them Off

Final Fantasy VII Remake – What I Hope For

I'll be honest. I'm not as much of a gamer as I used to be. There's something about getting married, having kids, and working full-time that makes it difficult to keep up with video games, especially RPGs that take 40+ hours to complete. Because my gaming has declined, I haven't kept up with the newest … Continue reading Final Fantasy VII Remake – What I Hope For

Perfect Characters: When They Work and When They Don’t

I've been thinking a bit about protagonists in fiction, specifically, what makes a character interesting. My first thought was of those characters that do everything a little too well. These perfect characters don't interest me at all, but as I thought about it a little more, I realized that sometimes they work. I even like … Continue reading Perfect Characters: When They Work and When They Don’t