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Annotation Warbreaker Chapter Forty-Six

Annotation Warbreaker Chapter Forty-Six Vivenna Sits Alone and Thinks about Her Place in the World Now Vivenna needed a “Who am I?” moment. I struggled with this chapter because I worried it was simply about a character who sits around and thinks. I tend to put a lot of those into my books, and I…

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Annotation Warbreaker Chapter Forty-Three

Annotation Warbreaker Chapter Forty-Three Vivenna Awakens in Vasher’s Care Vivenna, as a character, was divided into two parts in my head. There was the Vivenna of the first half of the book, who was haughty and misled, though determined and self-confident. Then there was the break in the middle, where everything was taken away from…

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Annotation Warbreaker Chapter Forty-Two

Annotation Warbreaker Chapter Forty-Two Lightsong Irritates Allmother’s Priestesses I believe I mentioned earlier why the squirrel is more capable than Llarimar expected it to be. The quality of the Commands (meaning the skill of the Awakener) is very important to Lifeless, particularly those who might not have been very skilled in life to begin with.…

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Annotation Warbreaker Chapter Forty-One

Annotation Warbreaker Chapter Forty-One Vivenna, Sick and Disoriented, Gets Turned Away by the Restaurant Keeper One of the ways I decided to make Vivenna’s sections here work better was by enhancing the fuzziness of her mind. By giving her this sense of numbness, I hope to indicate that something is not right with her. It’s…

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