"In Defense of Fantasy" posts seem to be spreading around the blogosphere lately, so I figured I'd chime in with a version of my own. Why on earth do I like fantasy novels so much, anyway?
In part it's due to a bit of wish fulfillment. In a world full of problems, curling up with a fantasy novel allows me a little bit of escape. Even though the characters that I get involved with have problems of their own, problems that I often wouldn't want to deal with (I don't think I'm set up… Continue
Posted on February 21, 2010 at 9:51am