Hello, lovely people! This is going to be a short post, because it's NaNoWriMo and trying to reach 50,000 words this month has me like: But I HAD to share with you about what's coming, because I'm thrilled that it's finally time for the Phoenix Fiction Antiheroes Anthology to come out! The 7 Phoenix Fiction … Continue reading Antiheroes Anthology Update
There is so much exciting news recently! In addition to all the short stories I've been working on, including the Steward Stories collection and "The Word Thrower," which is for the Phoenix Fiction Writers' upcoming anthology, I'm also picking up book 2 of The Firstborn's Legacy (TFL) saga again. I have a complete first draft of this … Continue reading Cover Reveal: The Steward’s Apprentice
I have the great honor of being part of Phoenix Fiction Writers, a group of indie authors who write fantasy and science fiction. These are some of my absolute favorite authors who write incredible stories, so I'm incredibly thankful to be part of this group. For several months now, we have been working hard on a … Continue reading Short Story Announcement: The Word Thrower
Child of the Kaites has its first 10 reviews! I’m incredibly thankful for everyone who has read this book, and amazed with gratitude that so many have taken the time to leave reviews. As a token of my appreciation, CotK is on sale for just .99 this weekend. Starting today, get your copy here: amzn.to/2CcfCLp … Continue reading Child of the Kaites E-book Sale!
As you can see from the bar to your right, Child of the Kaites will be published in five--I repeat, FIVE--days!! Starting Saturday (two days ago) and continuing on past release day, I have a lot of fun treats for you. All of these treats have been made possible by the indie author community. I don't … Continue reading CotK Interviews, Giveaways, and More!
I started writing my fantasy series, now called The Firstborn's Legacy, around 2008/2009. When I first started, I expected it to be a standalone book. By the end of the first draft, I realized it would be a whole lot longer than that, with the first draft falling somewhere in the middle of the series. Over … Continue reading Child of the Kaites Cover Reveal!
Happy Monday! As a teacher and writer, I'm thrilled for it to be summer. I'm still teaching part-time, but fewer hours means I'm fully in get-Child-of-the-Kaites-ready-for-release mode. I always feel the need to qualify statements about the future, as I have no idea what the next minute even holds, but as of now Child of the … Continue reading The Lake of Living Water
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 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
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