Posts tagged with plot devices
8 April 2016 - On Earthsea Revisited
So, I muscled through reading A Wizard of Earthsea. About halfway through, the generation-prior writing style stopped sticking in my craw, and honestly, it reminded me a lot of reading the old Icelandic Sagas, but I am still of conflicted thought.
28 January 2011 - An Act of Serendipity
And ye, there was a new chapter: The Meister’s Daughter, in which my “B” plot brushes against my “A” plot. One might say it was serendipitous. Serendipity is one of those strange words. It’s origin comes from an old tale from India called “The Princes of Serendip”. In this story, the Princes go on some […]