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Riparia

*This poem is inspired by my series’ protagonist, Riparia Dellbane. It touches on her origins… To read this poem please join me on the website HERE. It’s where Riparia will be living from now on. Advertisements

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What IS in a Name?

Truly big decisions are sometimes a long time coming and none is bigger than the name of a series’ protagonist. She, or he, is the series’ fictitious face of the franchise. You want to change that name? What! Kicking, screaming, … Continue reading

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Road to Adventure

A good book during the holidays… To read the latest poem on the website please join me HERE. SaveSave

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Gratitude, Reflections, and Rapture in 2017

“The holidays are upon us.” I hear that a lot. It has an ominous sound to it, actually. Sounds a bit like an isolated outpost in my fantasy world, Ontyre, that’s beset by a werewolf pack. Then again, if you’ve … Continue reading

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Establishing Monthly Map Goals

The more time I spend writing Ontyre stories the less I seem to know about our world. I suppose that makes sense. I am the leading expert on the World of Ontyre, after all. I really can’t say that about … Continue reading

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Other Worlds

Other worlds, other places… To read the new poem on the website please join me HERE. SaveSave

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Wk2 NaNo Update: Uncovering a Prequel

Here we are into the second week of NaNoWriMo. I couldn’t be more pleased with how my prequel is coming along other than having some worries that it’s going to run far longer than I’d like. Worries for winning are … Continue reading

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Searching for Wonder

It was close at hand all the time. To read the latest poem on the website please join me HERE. SaveSave

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The Wealth that is Writing

So, maybe you’ve been trying your hand at this writing thing, this writing gig, this being a writer on your way to becoming a published author. You’ve heard about NaNoWriMo and writing 50,000 in a month, which is maybe a … Continue reading

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Dismantling a World

Nothing you write is ever truly wasted. A case in point… Many, many years ago, when I was building the world of Ontyre, I envisioned medieval-like stories. The Tolkien influence was strong in those days (still there, but not quite … Continue reading

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