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A return to my fantasy roots

This week, I joined a group of authors writing for an anthology of short stories. To catch you up, here are the updates I posted on my Facebook page! Update 1: So, I'm going to try something a little different. Writing a Vampire short story for this anthology. It is erotica, also not normally my… Continue reading A return to my fantasy roots

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Just Writing Things – 17

I'm making this post as an encouragement. In case any of you have struggled or are struggling with a common stress a lot of writers have about not being original. First, let me tell you where this started. I was watching a new video from Alexa Donne. She writes YA fantasy and has a YouTube… Continue reading Just Writing Things – 17

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Short Story: The Witches in the Wood

Shouting closed in behind them, pushing them deeper and deeper into the wood. Tihomir and Vuk dodged trees and bushes. Vaulted fallen logs and large rocks in their path. Running as fast and far away as they could from the villagers intent on killing them. They’d been run out of towns before. So many, they’d… Continue reading Short Story: The Witches in the Wood