Tag Archives: The Lord of the Rings

Top Ten Sci-fi/Fantasy Conlangs

Constructed languages, or conlangs as they’re called, are a staple in many science fiction and fantasy works. They add a depth to otherwise shallow worlds and a new level of complexity to already deep settings. The three things that ultimately relate the uniqueness of a culture are its religion(s) (or lack thereof), its art, and its language(s). Language conveys meaning

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Judging a Book by its Cover

We all know the phrase, “never judge a book by its cover”, but we also all know that it’s almost impossible to follow. In the modern age, according to Nielsen’s most recent released reports, there are over 200,000 new or revised books being published in the UK each year. With this sheer volume of books there are very few ways

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