Featured Story: The Reluctant Godfather

"The Reluctant Godfather" is a delightful retelling of Cinderella with the most endearing grumpy protagonist imaginable.

Story Time with Beth: The Weavers’ Blessing, Chapters 1-2

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Featured Story: The Wolf at the Door

Friends, Phoenix Fiction Writers' Antihero anthology came out two days ago! It's been a weekend full of celebration: Livestream parties on Facebook and Youtube, sweet roll baking, boba tea, and The Crimes of Grindelwald (and, of course, writing, because it's still NaNoWriMo). I finished reading all of the short stories in this anthology on Friday, the day … Continue reading Featured Story: The Wolf at the Door

Featured Books: The Beaumont and Beasley Series

I love reading, and I enjoy a lot of books. Every so often, though, I run into a book or series that stands above the rest, that sucks me in and draws me fully into another world. Kyle Robert Shultz's Beaumont and Beasley series is just such a series, and I'm honestly surprised that I haven't … Continue reading Featured Books: The Beaumont and Beasley Series

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

Noemi’s Dragon: Chapter Twenty-Five

Welcome to the last chapter of Noemi's Dragon!  We've finally made it 🙂  If you need a refresher on previous chapters, or if you're just now discovering this story, please look here. Captain Harbin wasn’t much for thinking about the past; he was a man of action.  Before this, the worse moments of his life had … Continue reading Noemi’s Dragon: Chapter Twenty-Five

Noemi’s Dragon: Chapter Twenty-Four

Here's the second-to-last chapter!  For previous chapters, look here. Everywhere Queen Laurene looked, there were ashes and rubble.  Gone were the stately stone walls stretching toward the sky.  She had greeted the day at a small window in her bedroom wall every morning since her marriage to King Nicolas twenty years earlier.  Now, that wall … Continue reading Noemi’s Dragon: Chapter Twenty-Four

Noemi’s Dragon: Chapter Twenty-Three

For previous chapters, look here 🙂 Sir Lamar heard ringing in his ears.  That was what first alerted him to things not being quite right.  He shouldn’t hear anything with the wax in his ears. Color flooded into his eyes, and he remembered where he was.  The Wyrm was attacking.  He sprung to his feet … Continue reading Noemi’s Dragon: Chapter Twenty-Three

Noemi’s Dragon: Chapter Twenty-Two

For previous chapters, follow this link. Who first discovered that all it took to awaken one of the dragon’s victims was for their soulmate to peer into their sleeping eyes?  Noemi wanted to know. When the winged black silhouette of the Lull Wyrm blotted out the sinking sun, she also wanted to know who discovered … Continue reading Noemi’s Dragon: Chapter Twenty-Two