Development Begins–The first stages after the birth of a story idea.

Last week, I let you have a glimpse of how an idea for a story is born. If you missed...

A Story is Born–A Glimpse of How I Come Up With These Things

This week, this post will be much closer to what I intended. Part of what I wanted to post about...

Fictional Friends–Which Book Characters Would You Spend Your Time With?

There is a somewhat famous quote that says, “You are the average of the five people you spend the most...

A Plea for Patience–Why this blog has been so random, and what to do while waiting.

First off, I have to apologize. This blog hasn’t really been what I planned it to be. The first article...

My Valentine to You–A Song from Aviandria

My Valentine to You–A Song from Aviandria

I have always loved Valentine’s Day. It wasn’t all about getting chocolate or flowers. It wasn’t about what I got...

Need a Laugh? Here’s something to give you one.

Even though there are some things I really love about winter, (If you haven’t read why that post is here) I...

What words are you using, and what are they doing?

Do you ever think about words? I do. I’m not meaning the specific words you heard throughout the day, but...

Like it or hate it, winter is at least good for one thing.

Winter is rough. I won’t argue that. Ice, snow, cold-bitten fingers and noses, and dark, dreary days all come with...

Character Introduction- Gwen  Plus 10 Facts About Aviandrian Rocs

Character Introduction- Gwen Plus 10 Facts About Aviandrian Rocs

Meet Gwen, one of Ashlynn’s best friends in Aviandria. She may not be what you think of as a standard...

How Do You Find the Time? My secret to making it happen.

“How do you find the time?” It’s a pretty common question for people who have thought about becoming a writer but...