A Heart of a Dragon by Pauliina Hannuniemi

I apologize for being away, but I found the perfect art to bring me back today.  This is A Heart of a Dragon by Finnish professional artist Pauliina Hannuniemi, posting as pettryb.  I believe the girl in this piece is there to heal the dragon’s heart — and I’ve been working on my own healing these…

AtoZ 2017: E is for EverQuest

E is for EverQuest Up next in the April 2017 AtoZ Challenge, I thought I would keep it simple and focus on some amazing dragon artwork from the EverQuest fandom. EverQuest is a free-to-play massively multiplayer online role-playing game (“MMORPG”), originally released in 1999 by Sony Online Entertainment.  It was “the second commercially viable MMORPG to be released … and the first…

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…

AtoZ 2017: C is for Conan the Barbarian

C is for Conan the Barbarian Next in the April 2017 AtoZ Challenge, let’s look at dragons in the lore of Conan the Barbarian. Creating this post, after a friend suggested it for my “C” topic this year, was my first real exposure to any of the Conan the Barbarian media.  But the research was fascinating, and I’m excited to…

Spring Dragons by Mythka — and only two days left until April!

Oh my goodness, I’m feeling the pressure since the April AtoZ Challenge starts on Saturday!  But I’ve still got to get my weekly post out, so I found an artist who undertook a similar challenge.  Please enjoy these really beautiful Spring Colors Dragons by deviantartist Mythka, from her amazing Dragon-A-Day series from last year.  The first above is…