As this wiki has developed over the years I'm beginning to note how it has pushed past the original constraints placed upon it. I speak specifically of section headers for characters. If one was to dig back into the rules that chartered the wiki in 2005 there is mention made of the "AHA" acronym when it comes to building pages for characters. This refers to the 3 primary section headers for a character:
The idea being that these three headers were all a person needed to compress the details of a character into one succinct page. But as time has moved on this schema has proven - at least to me - to be insufficient. Characters have personalities. They have unique skills. Sometimes they leave behind legacies t…Read more >
As a first blog entry I guess I will talk about the subject that has interested me the most over the years: Manetheren. I adore the back stories that make up the era called "after the breaking" and I wish Jordan had explored more of the rich history available. Sadly in his golden chance to write about it in the expanded universe, Manetheren was granted a whole two pages. The Trolloc Wars were given about the same amount of attention.
I started working on Manetheren related pages in early 2011 but my career got in the way of wiki free-time so I was forced to halt my efforts for a little while. I authored the page for the Battle of the Tarendrelle River and was humbled when I was on other fansites and found it referenced as an ex…Read more >