SANSA AND GOOD QUEEN ALYSANNE

Anonymous asked: so sansa and good queen alysanne am i the only that sees it? Oh man, Sansa and Good Queen Alysanne parallels are my FAVORITE.  I’ve written about it here and there on twitter, but it’s right there.   Well loved, beautiful, tall and elegant with high cheekbones and blue eyes.  She forced the Starks to […]

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SANSA’S PSYCHOLOGICAL SUPERPOWER

Throughout the main narrative and text of ASOIAF, we see Sansa Stark utilize defense mechanisms to survive being beat in front of the court (often enough that almost every member of the kingsguard had done it a few times), being touched by creepy old dudes often, and basically just suffering as a Prisoner of War.  We’re not here to […]

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THE DARK SIDE OF THE MOON DOOR

When we last left Alayne Stone in the Vale, we left her on … an almost surprising and positive note. It’s Day 0 of the Tourney she’s put together for the Lord of the Vale; noting that Sweetrobin takes solace in stories of the Winged Knight, Artys Arryn, Sansa concocts her very first “scheme” as […]

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A THOUSAND EYES AND ONE GREY MIST

Intro *Note – Wizz-the-Smith over on the Westeros forums has written about this similarly, and I urge you to check it out if you’re over there! Before I delve too deep into this, this little diddy relies on the very popular (and …pretty much canon) theory that in The Mystery Knight, Maynard Plumm, a hedge […]

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JON: ACCEPTING HIS PARENTAGE

Anonymous asked: do you think that Jon will accept that he is a Targaryen? Loaded question.  I think initially, Jon is going to be extremely incapable of processing the idea that he is a Targaryen.  Jon displaces any and all anger or emotion of not knowing his birth mother into his “Lord Father” – he has a major lord […]

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