Sorcery and Stardust, The Weaver’s War, writing

Rebirth

This scene is set about fifty-eight years before the events of Sorcery and Stardust. Enjoy! ************** Tall, stately trunks bore silent witness as he paced, steps brisk with a restlessness that could no longer be denied. All morning he’d fought it off, managing by some gods-given miracle to get his younger sisters on track for… Continue reading Rebirth

Dante, writing

Father’s Day

“Do I smell bacon?” I looked up from the pan and directly into a pair of indigo eyes, blinking at me from inside my white kitchen tiles. “Yes,” I said, then lowered my spatula in warning. “But it’s not for you.” The rest of Dante’s face emerged from the tiling, his lips pulled into what… Continue reading Father’s Day

Aislinn’s Shadow, The Kin Chronicles, writing

Aislinn’s Shadow

Let’s go back in time, shall we? To be more specific, let’s go back to 2012. Somewhere in early June, I read an article challenging authors to write a novel and publish it within six weeks. At the time, I’d been toying with the idea of experimenting with the independent publishing process and decided to… Continue reading Aislinn’s Shadow