***Hey guys! This is the first guest post that I am featuring from the submissions I received! The post is written by Lilaia Moreli and refers to the genre of Fantasy, what is is, how it started, and the philosophy and mechanisms that drive the genre. Hope you all enjoy, and be sure to check out her blog while you’re at it, because she has written several posts I know you all would find interesting. Also remember, if any of you are interested in submitting a guest post, now is the time to do so! Read my latest post for more details.***
”To define is to limit,” Oscar Wilde claims in The Portrait of Dorian Gray. Although a remark that holds great truth and wisdom, I’ll make an attempt to delineate what’s this beast called fantasy. Because if we want to dig into something and come to grips with how it functions and operates, then first we need to understand what it is that we’re talking about.