Majipoor Chronicles by Robert Silverberg

Silverberg, Robert. (1982). Majipoor Chronicles. Arbor House; New York.  This was the lovely little book that I picked up, purely out of curiosity, in the Little Lending Library along Margaret Street in Waterloo. And how glad I am that I happened to select it! It is a fun collection of short stories detailing the history of…

The Eyes of the Dragon by Stephen King

King, Stephen. (1987). The Eyes of the Dragon. Viking Penguin Inc.; New York. This novel was written by Stephen King for his daughter’s benefit, and thus has all the trappings of a typical fairy tale. There’s an evil and malevolent wizard, a young prince fighting for his right to the kingdom, and plenty of potions….

I Dream of Adventures

There is a dangerous thing that can happen to an unsuspecting person when they are out running mundane, everyday errands. ‘It’ happened to me recently. I was out getting an oil change for my car, and to amuse myself while the mechanics were doing their thing, I stopped in at a Canadian Automobile Association (CAA)…