Welcome to Dargon

By: Ornoth

Welcome to Dargon! Dargon is a small, out of the way fiefdom of the Kingdom of Baranur, situated in the extreme northwest corner of the world. It's separated from the rest of the kingdom by a vast wood and a minor ... [Read more]

DargonZine 30, Issue 1

Editorial


Some folks say that variety is the spice of life, and if so, then it’s a variety of beliefs that create the spice of drama. After all, if everyone believed the same things, then everyone would get along, mostly, and there would be less conflict. And without conflict, there is no story to tell. Conflict isn’t just saying A versus B, however – in literature, you have to build believability behind the conflict, and put into perspective why a person does what they do. And the reality of it is, people do what they want to do, despite what might be the “right” thing to do. Individuals perceive what the “right” thing is based on their beliefs, and also based on their desires. That is how a story begins. From a hypothetical perspective, you know ...[Read more]