This blog is brought to you by "stereotypes". "Stereotypes": making unrealistic generalizations since the dawn of human reason.
I've been a fanatic of fantastical worlds for years. I use "fanatic" loosely because while I love fantasy, I actually haven't read too many fantasy books. It's shameful, I know. That being said, I still have some musings about the genre, particularly in relation to Tolkien-esque masterpieces. I understand how popular it is to mimic Tokien because his books helped revolutionize the fantasy genre. My musings, therefore, cover certain fantasy stereotypes. Those are the stories I have grown up to love, but there are some things I dislike. Here are a few: