It’s no secret that I dislike the trope of the Chosen One in fiction, particularly when it comes to fantasy. But Harry Potter is the Chosen One—or is he? We delve into this trope, why I don’t like it, and why the Harry Potter series handles it brilliantly.
Over 100,000 readers have read and loved Garrett's books, like the fantasy hits Nightblade and Midrealm. He's also a film festival favorite with movies like Unsaid, and a tech guru who posts lots of helpful how-tos for writers and filmmakers over at garrettbrobinson.com.