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.
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Crisis averted. In the span of a week I stumbled in drafting my WIP, dove into crisis control, abandoned the story (temporarily), penned a novella, and returned to the WIP. Strangely, poor planning caused the problem, yet it was advance … Continue reading
I took the plunge. In the end, I write for me and this is what Me wanted to do. The backstory story I started last month (and also finished last month) felt too comfortable to leave alone. I agonized over … Continue reading
Outside the bedroom, Merelda Phlane leaned her head back against the wall and resisted the desire to conjure a demon who’d end the torment each night brought. Losing the love of her life in a tragic, misguided war across the … Continue reading
Time for a old-fashioned update since I’ve completed a multitude of projects recently. There are other projects in-progress and many others waiting in the wings, but as of late completion has been the word of the day. Let’s begin… • … Continue reading
Recently, I was contacted by myself and asked if I was interested in being interviewed, and after some messaging back and forth, a time was set when we’d be together. I was expecting more of a studio atmosphere, but instead … Continue reading
Tears on the page where hearts do roam… To read the latest poem on the website please join me HERE.
Watching the door lock itself inside her mind… To read the latest poem on the website please join me HERE. SaveSave
I don’t set out to write themes into my work, they come to life on their own, but that isn’t to say I’m unaware they exist. When they do I subtly enhance them later. Still, in the beginning, it’s about … Continue reading
Give me the gray… black and white has its virtues… To read the latest poem on the website please join me HERE. SaveSave
The remains of the night cloaked the chill… To read this poem on the website please join me HERE. SaveSave