Zarina reached out nearly a year ago for someone to review her poetry book and her novella collection. I responded and since then I have had the pleasure of reading and review her works and now I have had the chance to interview her! Is being a writer a gift or a curse? Definitely a... Continue Reading →
M. H. Elrich and I grew up telling stories and creating characters and worlds together. I am so honored and pleased to host her on my blog today as she launches her first book, Etania's Worth. I hope you enjoy her stories as much as I do!
Five stars Desert Jade by C. J. Shane takes place in Arizona, mostly in the Tucson area. It begins, however, in the desert, following a woman attempting to find work in America after being led across the border by a coyote. She is dehydrated and lost and in desperate need of saving. Letty Valdez is... Continue Reading →
**Response to the Daily Prompt. This is fiction. I couldn't believe it. Sitting there, my phone dangling in one hand, I couldn't believe it. I turned my head slowly and locked eyes with my husband. He looked away as quickly as my eyes found his, but he squeezed my hand in an attempt to show... Continue Reading →
Meet Cute Zaiver tiredly ran a hand through his long, silver hair, tucking it reflexively behind his pointed ear. Another day in the life. He had been tasked with picking up Lord Draconis’s special jaf from town. This was not his least favorite task. He enjoyed the fresh air and being able to walk the... Continue Reading →
The wind blew cold across her cheeks as she sat against a tree, hugging her knees to her chest. Her eyes sightless studied the ground between her feet, looking for some meaning behind what had just happened. She painted a morose picture: her thick brown hair spilling over her shoulders, forming a sort of tent... Continue Reading →
I have recently joined a group on Goodreads that holds weekly Short Story Contests. This week's topic is Slow Motion. I will post them here on the blog so that you can read my stories too! Let me know what you think! Sandra picked at the toast and eggs she had made herself, grimacing at... Continue Reading →
As some of you know, I am in the process of writing a book. I have been for years and while I love it and can't wait to be finished, sometimes I feel really embarrassed by it. I know why. The subject matter at face value is seemingly childish and the majority of the adults... Continue Reading →