Christina Anne Hawthorne
Alive and well in the Rocky Mountains. I'm a fantasy writer who also dabbles in poetry, short stories, and map making. My Ontyre tales are an alternative fantasy experience, the stories rich in mystery, adventure, and romance. Alternative fantasy? Not quite steampunk. Not quite gothic. In truth, the real magic is in those who discover what's within.
Tag Archives: life
Like other writers I draw from many influences and experiences, good and bad. This past Tuesday I had my bi-annual visit with my pulmonologist. He’s done the impossible, my lung function steady for two years now (following seven years of … Continue reading
I thought I’d do something different this week and list facts about me, some of them a little unusual—or not. Many people do similar posts that are interesting. Me? Probably not nearly so interesting, but we’ll see. Here we go… … Continue reading
All her indifferent relationships were enough… To read the latest poem on the website, please join me HERE.
Drafting, editing, and world building are the sapling in the sunlight, but the seed and roots that come first are the writer’s true creation story. As a child I often gazed out my window imagining, but that was but one … Continue reading
Branded with shame for living her truth… To read the new poem on the website, please join me HERE.
She tried to be that peg for every hole… To read the new poem on the website, please join me HERE.
The middle of the holiday season? Really? Here in Missoula, up until Christmas Eve, all we had was patchy snow and the forecast was calling for some flurries in the morning. Instead, it snowed most of the day, eventually layering … Continue reading
In the safe confines of her lonely life… To read the latest poem on the website, please join me HERE.
How strange, the heart dying before it stops beating… To read the latest poem on the website, please join me HERE.
You’re the beginning… To read the latest poem on the website please join me HERE.