AtoZ 2017: D is for Dragonriders of Pern

D is for Dragonriders of Pern Continuing the April 2017 AtoZ Challenge, I’m going back to one of my absolute favorite series, and in all likelihood the reason I’m writing my own dragon novels: Anne McCaffrey’s Dragonriders of Pern. The Dragonriders of Pern is the title of the omnibus edition published in 1978 of the combined…

Theme Reveal for the April 2017 AtoZ Challenge, with Flight of Dragons by ssstawa

I’ve decided to tackle the April AtoZ Challenge again, and as my theme this year, I’m going more in-depth than simply “dragons.”  Specifically, I’ll be focusing on: Dragons in Our Fandoms Examples of dragons in literature, film, television, anime, and video games.  From “Avatar: The Last Airbender” to the “Zelda” video game franchise, I’ll take a…

Adventurers by Sandara (and cats!)

On Saturday, our Pathfinder group infiltrated a massive Giant’s fortress by trudging through a deep cave system infested with undead spiders and a kobold with barbarian levels, but we came through pretty unscathed.  These Adventurers, by the legendary Singaporean artist sandara, might not be so lucky, facing this black dragon…!  She painted this as an exclusive…

Dragons of New York Renaissance Faire by Mark Lonsinger

I was at the Minnesota Renaissance Festival all day on Saturday, and while I didn’t take any photos there myself, I knew that was going to be today’s theme.  I was able to find a wonderful stock photographer on deviantart named Mark Longsinger, posting as Dracoart-Stock, who took these lovely dragon sculpture photos at the New…