Prologue Arthur Marius Red Year 2045 A single flash of red came first, freezing him calmly in place. A loud and interrupting roar bellowed. Blaring. The sound screamed with anger and hate as it clawed away his world. Arthur tilted his head up, staring at the caged light in the corner of the room. It … Continue reading A Poem From Earth
There is plenty of mystery surrounding the in-universe ballad "Jenny's Song". The tune has become increasingly popular with the show's beautiful inclusion of it in Season 8 of Game of Thrones. The song has long been theorized as a secret nugget of information that may allude to events that will happen in the future (or … Continue reading Jenny’s Song: A Potential Mysterious Appearance.
K.w. Dent Rhaegar Targaryen Rhaegar Targaryen by Hikaru Yagi The first three parts of this essay series focused on those in Westeros’ past who contributed to the conditions of Rhaegar’s birth and life. This last essay will essentially be my take on how the very end game of the books will play out in regards … Continue reading Unworthy to Worthy Part 4: The Sword and the Shield
Unworthy to Worthy; Part 3: Summerhall: A Blood Sacrifice K.w. Dent Westeros: 233 A.C. Westeros by Pyramid America The first two parts of this essay series were focused largely on Bloodraven and his potential influence over the story. The remainder of this exploration will take a step forward and delve into potential results of Bloodraven’s … Continue reading Unworthy to Worthy Part 3: Summerhall; A Blood Sacrifice
Unworthy to Worthy; Part 2: The Blood of the Blackwoods K.w. Dent House Blackwood In the first part of this essay series, I explored Aegon the Unworthy and the ripples that his Great Bastards plopped into the proverbial pond of our story. Specifically, I argued that Bloodraven has likely been involved in the manipulation of … Continue reading Unworthy to Worthy Part 2: The Blood of the Blackwoods
Unworthy to Worthy Part 1: Son of Unworthy K.w. Dent Introduction George RR Martin has crafted a world in which his characters exist within a space where others before them have influenced the environment of the story. We can explore this through the line of Targaryens descending from Aegon IV Targaryen. This series of essays … Continue reading Unworthy to Worthy Part 1: Son of Unworthy
My Ode to Season 8 of Game of Thrones As Season 8 of Game of Thrones quickly approaches, I was overwhelmed with thoughts regarding the conclusion of the series while listening to the Stark Theme Music, beautifully composed by Ramin Djawadi. While in college, a friend of mine convinced me to watch the television show … Continue reading Ode To Season 8 of Game of Thrones
Hello, and welcome! This is the official web page for The Blood of the Podcast, a podcast focused on all things A Song of Ice and Fire and Game of Thrones. Below, you can find links to my Soundcloud, Podbean and iTunes account. Additionally, my essays will be housed on this site, many of which … Continue reading Welcome to The Blood of the Podcast!