Tag: hero

Hero’s Week is over (sadness)

We have come to the end of Heroe’s week. It has been fun talking about the different types of heroes that we face in literature. Now once we have our hero, what do we do to them? We put them on a journey of…

The Dark Side of the Hero is the Anti-Hero

I know what you are thinking based on the title, we’re going to be talking about Aniken Skywalker again. Wrong, today’s example of the anti-hero is Angel from the Buffy the Vampire Slayer series. But first let’s define the anti-hero. Anti-heroes are heroes that…

Heroes that Lose Their Way

Being a hero is tough work, you have to save the world or the girl from peril and then you have your life outside of that to contend with. So it is easy to see how a hero could lose their way. Right? Well,…

Heroes of Circumstance

As we continue our discussion this week about Heroes, we are going to focus on heroes of circumstance. These are the heros that did not set out to be heroes, they just happened to be heroes by chance happenings. If you want a perfect…

The Start of a New Week…Heroes

It’s the start of a new week, and if you are counting the week’s until Christmas there are six, which also means that we start a new year in seven weeks. Not that I want to talk about the holidays again, this week I…