Monthly Archives: July 2014

An Unnatural Pregnancy As Coming of Age – Moribito, Part 4

This time, we will be wrapping up our look at the first volume of Japanese fantasy series, Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit by Nahoko Uehashi (上橋菜穂子の “精霊の守り人”). This part is quite a departure from the anime, and I think the … Continue reading

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The Egg-Eating Apparition – Moribito, Part 3

Chapter two of the first volume of Japanese fantasy series, Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit by Nahoko Uehashi (上橋菜穂子の “精霊の守り人”) continues with the same quiet plot, which is quite a contrast from the anime. Many of the more active scenes … Continue reading

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The Heavenly Tranquility has launched!

As promised, the first volume of my science fiction fantasy, The Vulpecula Cycle, is now available at Amazon on Kindle. It’s like a cross between a fairy tale and “Flash Gordon,” and it certainly isn’t meant to be serious. Here … Continue reading

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Star Reader, Magic Weaver – Moribito, Part 2

This time we will continue our look at the Japanese fantasy novel, Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit by Nahoko Uehashi (上橋菜穂子の “精霊の守り人”), and already early in the first chapter there are some departures from the anime version. Generally, Nahoko Uehashi’s … Continue reading

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