It’s Just A Job – Vampires

I feel slightly silly even attempting to write a definition post about vampires.  They have become such a staple of romance fiction that asking "what does a vampire do?" tends get raised eyebrows in return or 'd'uh!' back. But their very popularity raises problems.  Hundreds of authors within the romance genre alone have written fiction

It’s Just A Job – Wood Elves

Elves as they appear in modern fantasy fiction were plucked from Norse mythology, where there were High and Dark Elves, and the Dark Elves were the forerunners of Dwarves as we know them in fantasy fiction. But Wood Elves were not part of Norse mythology.  They have evolved from the light and dark Norse elves