Fantasy Politics

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Politics and fantasy might seem a peculiar combination. After all, one associates politics with real world conflicts, uncertainties, impending war, back-handed dealings, and lots and lots of unsavoury mud-slinging by politicians all around the world. Whatever does it have to do with the world of magic, elves, and spells? (Warning, may contain small spoilers)

If we look at the definition of politics, we see: “the activities associated with the governance of a country or area, especially the debate between parties having power”; “activities aimed at improving someone’s status or increasing power within an organization.” (Source: Google)

Contains minor spoilers.

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Wattys2014 Entry Spotlight: “Rise of the Vengeful Dragon by KatrinHollister

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This is an epic fantasy by Wattpad-featured writer Katrin Hollister, which follows the journey of a 15-year-old girl destined for revenge and bloodshed. Along the way, she learns about the heritage of Draconian Families, the bloodstained bond that tie her to Gisella, and ultimately the value of sacrifice for the greater good — even if they are loved ones. Continue reading