I Love Robert Jordan

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    One Of My Favourite Writers

    Robert Jordan's Wheel of Time series of books, has literally accompanied through my adult life. The first book "The Eye of the World" was published sometime around 1990, which was the year I left school and started my very first job.  I remember that first job with the...
    Opalgem Opalgem
    36-40, F
    Sep 28, 2010


     If Tolkien was the grandfather of fantasy then Jordan is the father undoubtedly.. I wont get into the majestic world of Robert Jordan(RIP).. But in my opinion.. you haven't read serious fantasy if you haven't read "The Wheel of Time"..   The Irony of...
    ShyNight ShyNight
    31-35, M
    8 Responses May 8, 2009

    About To Read Towers Of Midnight

    Two weeks ago, I realized that a new Wheel of Time had been released a couple of months ago and I didn't even know it. The impulse to rush immediately and buy the book was very powerful, but now that there are so few books left in this series that I wanted this moment to last for...
    thisismylife thisismylife
    36-40, M
    Feb 6, 2011

    Dovie'andi Se Tovya Sagain

    The best Fantasy is metaphorically a fun house mirror, twisting and distorting, but basically showing us our own image.  Jordan has taken his knocks as a sell-out, and for being too commercial.  It is not a totally undeserved criticism, but at it core, I think his...
    FarmerGiles FarmerGiles
    31-35, M
    5 Responses Jul 19, 2009

    The Wheel Of Time

    There are very few series that take an online encyclopedia to get through, yet so many read these books. I have to start over every time a new book comes out, and had to start over several times just to get through the first few. So many characters...He made a world...so...
    onceandfutureglow onceandfutureglow
    31-35, F
    May 1, 2010

    Wot Mud

    I recently started playing (somewhat seriously) the text based game offered at wotmud.org. I really enjoy playing the game. If you are interested in a text based rp game based on the WoT series it is definitely a good time. The maps are intricate and the players are usually very...
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    Jul 25, 2011
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