Meet the Author: Cecelia Chittenden

Ever wish you could sit down with an author and ask them all kinds of questions?  Look no further because that's exactly what I've done! This month, I would love to introduce to you another writer friend of mine, Cecelia. The thing I love about Cecelia is her wisdom. To me, she is a fountain … Continue reading Meet the Author: Cecelia Chittenden

Allyandrah and Kru’Nah: Part 6

In honor of my fantasy writing series, I'm going to share with you the bones of a fantasy story I'm writing that I've totally fallen in love with. It obviously needs SO much work, but it highlights so many things I love about fantasy.  This story progresses further by various writing prompts given in Author's … Continue reading Allyandrah and Kru’Nah: Part 6

Guest Post: R. E. Fisher: World Building for the Author who suffers with being A/R

Hello again friends and welcome back to my fantasy guest post series!  This week I'm so excited to introduce you to my writer friend, Richard, whose books I have seen from the earliest, roughest drafts all the way to the published end product. We've had brainstorming sessions via messenger, discussions on pros and cons of … Continue reading Guest Post: R. E. Fisher: World Building for the Author who suffers with being A/R

Book Review: The Blind Dragon by Peter Fane

What the book is about:  The Blind Dragon is a fantasy story that follows Anna Dyer, 14 year old dragon squire, after the birth of a blind dragon foal. What appears to be an ordinary day quickly turns south as plans of a coup unravel. Anna finds herself in an impossible situation of playing her … Continue reading Book Review: The Blind Dragon by Peter Fane

Allyandrah and Kru’Nah: Part 5

In honor of my fantasy writing series, I'm going to share with you the bones of a fantasy story I'm writing that I've totally fallen in love with. It obviously needs SO much work, but it highlights so many things I love about fantasy.  This story progresses further by various writing prompts given in Author's … Continue reading Allyandrah and Kru’Nah: Part 5

Guest Post: Steven A. Guglich: Culture Shock… A World Building Story Element

Here is yet another online writing group friend of mine who ALSO lives in North Dakota! He's the closest I've come to a writing neighbor, even though we basically live on opposite ends of the state. Someday, I hope to meet in person, but for now, the internet will have to do.  First and foremost, … Continue reading Guest Post: Steven A. Guglich: Culture Shock… A World Building Story Element

What I’m Reading: To the King A Daughter by Andre Norton and Sasha Miller

What this book is about:  This is Volume 1 in the Cycle of Oak, Yew, Ash, and Rowan. The story follows Queen Ysa as she tries to manage her kingdom behind the face of her ever-drunk husband, consorting with dark magic to consolidate powers and create a lasting legacy for her house. Meanwhile, in the … Continue reading What I’m Reading: To the King A Daughter by Andre Norton and Sasha Miller