Welcome to the slightly bizarre world of… me!

I’m T.J. Carr, young adult novelist, lover of all things fairy tale, mythological or legendary, and proud K-drama addict – all subjects I explore on this site. I invite you to have a look around, get to know my work, and discover what sparks my imagination… and maybe yours.

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Lector, intende: laetaberis - A Call to Readers, A Promise of an Author

Three little words. Yet at the same time three very big words. The moment I discovered them they become my motto. They first appeared in print over 1,800 years ago, in the opening pages of the novel Metamorphoses by Roman philosopher Lucius Apuleius. Nearly two millennia later they still ring true. So what do they mean? The exact meaning is up for debate, as everyone reads into them in a different way. The Latin dictionary[…]

Newbies Guide to K-dramas

Welcome to the Hallyu Wave, the crazy, addicting world of Korean dramas. But just what is this world all about? Let me explain… The Korean Wave or Hallyu Wave The Korean wave, also known as the Hallyu Wave, is the name given to the spreading of Korean culture. It began in the mid-90’s with K-pop (Korean pop music) but now includes TV shows and movies. The Wave exploded internationally in[…]

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