Side Roads and Circuses: On Being a Writer

One of the challenges of travelling the road of the writer is coming into contact with a persistent and limited view of how a professional writer should pursue their career. This limited view has directions plastered on billboards. Larger than life, these billboards read: earn a degree in English literature, get an agent, sign a contract with a Read More …

The Xiinisi Pronunciation Guide: The Bisi Nomads

Listen to Kit read this blog post… The antagonists in The Forgotten Gemstone are many. Some are non-sentient, like The Desert. Not only does the The Desert promise to further upset Ule (OO-lay)’s already bitter mood, but when she storms off in a fit and finds herself lost, The Desert‘s lack of minor landmarks offers her no guidance Read More …