Meet Dalinil

Dalinil Thruscar is a hot-headed young man on the run. Accused of murder, he fled Ten Kings to start a new life but got swept up in Cygil’s newfound trouble. Dalinil is a talented blacksmith, and crafted his own axe from Blood Iron. He can channel the Threads much like Cor’il. He exhibits a greaterContinue reading “Meet Dalinil”

Meet Orvaril

Orvaril is a charmer–a sweet talker who seems to be able to get people to do exactly what he wants. He is also a talented orator, singer, and lute player. A storyweaver at heart, he is not a fan of combat, but his lute has a string on the back that he uses to fireContinue reading “Meet Orvaril”

Meet Kendra

Today’s character spotlight is focused on Kendra Alscoradon. She’s crafty, she’s deadly, and she could steal the shirt off your back and be halfway to the next city before you noticed. She is also a loyal friend and strives to do the right thing, even if reluctantly. Kendra fled her home city of Alarantha asContinue reading “Meet Kendra”

Meet Cor’il!

This is Cor’il Silvermoon, one of the characters in The Forgotten Years saga. Exiled from his homeland, Kuranthas, because of his dangerous abilities. Wandering the strange Realm of Cygil, searching for a new home. During his travels, he unlocks a mystery about the world which changes everything. Caught up in a major crisis with noContinue reading “Meet Cor’il!”

An Author: What’s It Like?

“Oh, you’re an author? Are you rich yet?” I have  been asked this question–in jest, of course. I don’t think anyone actually expects me to make millions of dollars off of my writing endeavors. I’m not saying I wouldn’t be happy to do so, but I am saying that it’s not likely. You see, forContinue reading “An Author: What’s It Like?”

The Eve of the Storm

I confess myself nervous. Not the “I’ve robbed a bank and the cops are going to find me” nervous. Also not the “I can’t sleep because Christmas!” nervous. I’m somewhere in between. Tomorrow, November 8th, my second book will be sent out into the wild. The Coming Storm will officially become real. I mean, real forContinue reading “The Eve of the Storm”

My First Book Signing

This weekend, I had the pleasure of being part of the local library’s Local Author Open House. I’m still very new at the whole author game, and I wasn’t really sure what to expect. The TL:DR version is, I met some really nice people (both authors and readers), and I learned some things about personalContinue reading “My First Book Signing”

3am Musings

For some reason, I’m awake at 3am, That might be because I went to bed at 8:30. Don’t judge me! It has occurred to me that The Coming Storm’s early release (at the Local Author Open House) is just six days away. In six days, my second baby will be sent out into the world forContinue reading “3am Musings”

Here’s What You Should Do…

Writing advice. It’s everywhere. Literally,  you could wake up, roll over, and find yourself sinking in a quagmire of do’s and don’ts. You stumble, bleary-eyed, to the fridge and open it. It’s full of writing advice. What’s on the TV? The news, and it’s all terrible. But, after that, writing advice. How do all ofContinue reading “Here’s What You Should Do…”