Best Quotes for Book Nerds

Welcome, Fantasy Nerds! We’ve done a post in the past on our favorite writing quotes, so this week we thought it would be fun to share our favorite bookish quotes. We hope these inspire all our fellow book nerds! “A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies . . . The man who never reads lives only one.” -George […]

Best Mermaid Books for Fantasy Nerds

Greetings Fantasy Nerds! This week we will be discussing our favorite mermaid books. We hope you enjoy our list, and find a new book to read! The Mermaid If you’re a fan of the movie The Greatest Showman or enjoy historical fiction, you would enjoy this book. It was an interesting premise for a novel: a real-life mermaid joins up […]

Best Cookbooks for Fantasy Nerds

Welcome, Fantasy Nerds! This week we wanted to share some of our favorite cookbooks that feature recipes from fantasy fandoms we love. If you are a fantasy nerd who is interested in cooking or baking, these books are for you! A Feast of Ice and Fire A Feast of Ice and Fire is the official companion cookbook to the Game […]

Writing Check-Up with Clever & WTF

Greetings fellow Fantasy Nerds! As we’ve now passed the four-year mark on our blog and this year is flying by, we thought it was a good time for a writing check-up. Join us as we discuss our goals, achievements, and what the future looks like for Clever&WTF. Be sure to let us know in the comments what your goals are! […]

Best Witchy Doodles

Welcome, Fantasy Nerds! We had so much fun with our last doodles post, that we decided to do another.  This time, we really wanted to focus on witchy doodles. There are so many cute ones! We encourage you to give these doodles a try. We were pleasantly surprised by how ours turned out. Mushrooms Mushrooms are a simple addition to […]

How to Tell When You Need a Break from Writing

There is a lot of writing advice out there that stresses the importance of sticking to a writing routine. For the most part, this is good advice. However, everyone needs a break at times, and you shouldn’t feel guilty about that. So when should you take a break from your writing, and how do you make sure the break is […]

Best Castles to Visit for Fantasy Nerds

This week will be all about castles! We have compiled a list of the castles we would most like to visit, and what we think would be best for Fantasy Nerds! Do you have a castle you have always wanted to visit? We hope you enjoy our list! Bran Castle – Transylvania This castle inspired Bram Stoker’s description of Dracula’s […]

Best Simple Doodles for Fantasy Nerds

Welcome, Fantasy Nerds! If you’ve been reading our blog for a bit, you know that we’ve been getting into bullet journaling and using it to help with our blog/writing. We’re always looking for new ways to decorate our journals, but neither of us is much of an artist. So we looked into learning some simple doodles and decided to share […]

In the Pages of a Book – Chapter 4 

If you haven’t read any of In the Pages of a Book yet, you can start here with Chapter 1! Trigger Warning: Topics of abuse Chapter 4 – Janette’s Story The man in the dark jacket was now hovering around the bookstore more boldly. The man was harassing the boy, Lucas, outside the shop. Janette had seen him many times, […]