You Gotta Read This: Wings of Time and Fate

Wings of Time and Fate had me riveted from the first page. Seriously, this is a gorgeous book! Eona is a character I couldn’t help but adore, and the worldbuilding is everything I look for in a fantasy novel—gorgeously written, well-built, with its own lore and magical systems. The creatures were amazing and they were … Continue reading You Gotta Read This: Wings of Time and Fate

“Tales of Wind and Wolves” – FREE on Apple Books

I refuse to be merely an ally in someone else’s story. My best friend, Nima, is the heroine of her own story—even the tales she spins about other creatures and characters, she a crucial part of them. After all, she directs them. It’s her job as our Storyteller, and I do not fault her for … Continue reading “Tales of Wind and Wolves” – FREE on Apple Books

The Long Journey for The Scorpion’s Lullaby

[Note: this basic story was sent out to my newsletter in March.] Almost four and a half years ago, writing under a different name, I started a young adult fantasy tale during National Novel Writing Month. The story just flowed, and I finished it that month. A few weeks later, I landed a literary agent … Continue reading The Long Journey for The Scorpion’s Lullaby

You Gotta Read…The Scorpio Races

Maggie Stiefvater's contemporary fantasy, The Scorpio Races, came out in 2011. I read it exactly one time, but nearly eight years later, it remains one of my favorite books. Why I loved it: the push and pull between the two main characters, Puck and Sean the fantastical imagery of the demonic water horses--they were super … Continue reading You Gotta Read…The Scorpio Races