“My character told me he certainly did not want to go on a date with his intended love interest.”** “My protagonist decided she had a fear of space-walking zombie rabbits, despite the fact that she single-handedly eradicated the emperor’s face-eating hellhounds.”** “My supposedly loyal warrior waltzed into the scene and said, in no uncertain terms, that he would, in … More My Characters Don’t Talk to Me–And I’m Okay With That
Now that The Blood-Tainted Winter is out there (I mean, really, people are reading it. Maybe at this very moment.) I wanted to share the map created by Swedish illustrator/cartographer Gillis Björk. I’ve mentioned Gillis before and I still feel very lucky to have found him and to have his artwork gracing the pages of my book. It’s an … More Why I Love a Little Hand-drawn Tree
It’s a bit hard to fathom that after all these months of preparation, The Blood-Tainted Winter is actually venturing out into the world. I feel as though I should walk the streets of London as my own tiny parade and a big sign announcing that today is, in fact, different from yesterday. I’d have balloons, of course, a … More Today’s the day!
I’ve been a member of Pinterest for quite some time, actually, but I’ve always been a low-volume user. But I know quite a few authors out there who relentlessly pin images to inspiration boards for everything from WIPs to published novels to story kernels that may never see the light of day. And if they’re … More Hello. Yep, that’s me on Pinterest….
The Blood-Tainted Winter is out for pre-order on Amazon! Order now to get your print or ebook copy when it releases on November 20th. The ebook is a mere $2.99. How can you pass that up?