Category Archives: Books

Updates on the Dragons Rising Series

now playing on my laptop: the Game of Thrones Season One soundtrack 😉 Hello all! (here is me in my Renaissance Faire garb being ridiculous) Fate of Dragons, Dragons Rising Book One, is kicking tail in the charts and I … Continue reading

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Fate of Dragons Characters: Meet Vahly

now playing on my laptop: Brennistein by Sigur Rós It’s time to meet our hero!!! Raised by dragons, Vahly is the last surviving human. She bears a Blackwater mark between her eyebrows—a shimmering oval that represents the origin of creation … Continue reading

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Fate of Dragons Characters: Meet Nix

now playing on my laptop: stuff my kids are making me play Bring out the dragonsssssssss Oh yeah. All my life I’ve wanted to write a dragon series and finally I DID IT. Want meet one of my favorite dragons … Continue reading

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Fate of Dragons Characters: Meet Arcturus

now playing on my laptop: My Blood by Twenty-one Pilots Do you like elves in your fantasy novels and movies? I do. Tolkien’s Legolas. Christopher Paolini’s elves. There are many from which to choose. In my upcoming FATE OF DRAGONS, … Continue reading

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currently playing on my laptop: Geyer by Mitski Hey there! I recently released FOREST OF SILVER AND SECRETS inside the Uncommon World bundle and I thought I’d share a non-spoiler snippet today. 🙂 So far, the reviews have been fantastic. … Continue reading

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Believable Writing: The Texture of a Place

now playing on my MacBook: All Night by Big Boi (thanks to my thirteen-year-old) Hello writers and readers! Do you ever find yourself reading an especially awesome book and realize you FEEL like you are ACTUALLY there? Usually, that’s due to … Continue reading

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Truth in Fantasy: How A Court of Mist and Fury Changed my Thinking

currently playing on my laptop: Desire by Meg Myers (warning: explicit) I stumbled onto a blog post by one Mitta Thakrar and now I can’t stop smiling. She detailed how she used to really like (I’m totally paraphrasing) Edward Cullen … Continue reading

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