Excerpt: The Starry Rise, Chapter One

In the old castle buried beneath the ground, at the foot of the broken stairwell, Ulmaen lay on his side letting his body decay. He hadn’t moved in what seemed a very long time—several weeks, he was certain. He hadn’t wanted to move. If anyone possessed the curiosity to climb all the way down the Read More …

Release date for The Starry Rise

This past Friday, after losing a day’s worth of work, I still managed to finish edits and the interior and cover design for the print edition of The Starry Rise on time. As I write this, I wait for the arrival of the proof copy in print format in the mail. In the meantime, I’m Read More …

Cover Art Reveal for The Starry Rise

Back at the beginning of the year, the cover art for The Starry Rise started off well enough as I worked out the concept with Sean Chappell, artist extraodinaire. Yes, Sean’s my husband which makes me a bit biased when it comes to his talent. But hey, it’s my blog and I can say what Read More …

An Interview at Howell’s Howls

Here’s a recent online interview posted at Howell’s Howls, blog to the creator and writer of the World of Shijuren, Rob Howell. I met Rob at Ad Astra a couple years back during an Indie Writer meet & greet but didn’t get a chance to chat with him. We barely rubbed elbows actually, but when Read More …