As an author-as a reader

R.V. Johnson writes for the simple reason that very few books he’s read lately has not filled his need for the sense of wonder, for the great adventure, and for emphathy with flawed, yet lovable characters.   As an author, why do you write? As a reader what is it you crave to read? What [Read the full story …]

As a writer…


As a writer, how many times have you been asked why you’re staring at a wall?

The Defining Elements of Epic Fantasy

For as far back as I can stretch my memory, epic fantasy has been my favorite genre to read. However, I’ve read many books in other categories—long spurts in science fiction, and even some nonfiction, going through phases with each, I always came back to fantasy. Though, mostly epic fantasy, with its sprawling storylines that [Read the full story …]