E.B. Dawson Cover Reveal

I've been puzzling over what to do with this blog since I finished sharing the early draft of Child of the Kaites with you.  I finally have decided.  At least for now, my goal is to bring you one of my original writings (short story or poem) per month and also share with you about one … Continue reading E.B. Dawson Cover Reveal

Travels in Japan

As mentioned previously, April was a busy month for me.  Part of that included a trip to Japan. This trip was my: second time out of the country second time off the continent first time flying alone first time to Asia first time in a place where I couldn't communicate well with others It was … Continue reading Travels in Japan

April Updates

April is shaping up to be an exciting month!  I have three exciting pieces of news, two writing related, one personal. First Piece of News: The Weavers' Blessing Update I previously announced the upcoming fifth birthday of The Weavers' Blessing.  In that announcement, I said its pretty new look would be coming to you on April 10th, its actual … Continue reading April Updates

Birthday Celebration: An Announcement

We've come a long way together, my dear readers, and we've got a longer way yet to go.  It will come as no surprise to you that I, an historian, love to look back.  I've been looking back over the past six-ish years since the founding of this blog recently, and I'm reminded of the … Continue reading Birthday Celebration: An Announcement

The “What If?” Fantasy Tag

Kyle Robert Shultz, one of my fellow indie and, more specifically, Phoenix Fiction authors tagged me in a fun game.  It looked like fun, and I got to thinking that I haven't posted in a while, so here we go 🙂  The original post can be found here. Thanks for the tag, Kyle! For the … Continue reading The “What If?” Fantasy Tag

Guest Post on Phoenix Fiction Writers

As you may recall, one of the exciting things that's happened in the past month is something called Phoenix Fiction Writers.  If your memory is a bit foggy, or if you were justifiably preoccupied with the holidays and missed the announcement, you can read all about PFW in my blog post. Today, I had the … Continue reading Guest Post on Phoenix Fiction Writers

Phoenix Fiction Writers

At last, the news you've long awaited: Revealing the super secret project I've been mentioning for months. *drumroll please* Now announcing Phoenix Fiction Writers, an indie author marketing collective. What in the world does that mean? I'm glad you asked. This year, I've been extraordinarily blessed by discovering the most supportive, fantastic community of writers … Continue reading Phoenix Fiction Writers

Surprise Treat: Character Interview

Remember that time when E.B. Dawson interviewed me for her blog?  As amazing as it was, it was only the beginning of our friendship.  Since then, I've gotten to know Beth more (yes, we've bonded over sharing the same name), and let me tell you: She's incredible! Furthermore, and probably of more interest to you, … Continue reading Surprise Treat: Character Interview

This is one of those excuse posts

This is one of those posts where I tell you that I've been interviewing for jobs all week, and my sister got married this weekend, and I'm exhausted, and life's insane, and so I don't have your weekly installment of Child of the Kaites ready yet. I shall make every effort to get the chapter to … Continue reading This is one of those excuse posts

Beach Day

I was blessed by a full day at the beach yesterday.  Here are some pictures from my day and a couple descriptions I had fun writing 🙂 Slideshow   Description 1 They chased the foam dripping back into the sea, then fled before each new wave with joyous peals.  It was a race, them and … Continue reading Beach Day