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New TV Season

So, the new season of TV has begun. Here’s a quick review of the new TV series I’m watching and what I think an episode or two in: Shadowhunters I liked these books by Cassandra Clare (though I liked the “Clockwork” series based in the same world better) and so I figured I would give …

Researching Arthurian Legend

So today I’ve done a bit of research on Arthurian Legend. The first part of the second half of The Storyteller, I’m sending Tabitha into The King Arthur tale. Before this I knew the basics of this myth like most people: There was a king named Arthur. He had a special sword called Excalibur that …

Extra Writing Time

Otakon is done and over and was tons of fun. We actually put events in our guidebook and went to them! Spent money in the Dealer’s Room and Artist Alley. The weekend on a whole was great. Then I hung out for three days at my mother-in-law’s with basically nothing to do except write. So …

Author Challenge

So a few weeks ago my DIYMFA mentor suggested I do an author challenge. In it, I picked an author in my genre (fantasy) and read three of their books. One of their earliest, one of their most recent books, and one that is right in between. This process is to help me see how …

Getting Tropey

It occurs to me that since right now I don’t have any writing stuff to talk about, that this is a perfect time to talk a bit more about the story I’m working on itself, as opposed to the process. If you’ve visited the “The Stories” link over on the right, you may have noticed …