The Top 5 Nominations Are Now In! Vote For Your Favorite To Win!

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It's time to vote for your favorite fantasy characters. Voting ends September 16th and the winners will be announced, one each week a day, between September 17-28! I'll be announcing the winner of the Most Faithful Friend award right here. The top five nominees for this award are: The Nominees Rosie from the Tales of … Continue reading The Top 5 Nominations Are Now In! Vote For Your Favorite To Win!

Silmaril Awards 2019 nominations are now open! Most Faithful Friend Award

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The Silmaril Awards are all about celebrating fantasy fiction. While most awards go to authors or books, these awards go to the characters themselves! This annual award ceremony, is the time when awards are presented to fantasy characters from novels, who are nominated and voted by YOU the attendees. These awards will be presented by … Continue reading Silmaril Awards 2019 nominations are now open! Most Faithful Friend Award

Here It Is: My Goals (hopes) For 2019! Plus, a look back.

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So, I went back and took a look at my old post from the start of 2018 to see what goals I'd set for myself back then, and which of those goals I've either achieved or failed. Fun stuff! 😀 These were the goals I'd written back then: Polish up the final draft of Strayborn … Continue reading Here It Is: My Goals (hopes) For 2019! Plus, a look back.

3 Things I Learned In 2018

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2018 was a trying year, but in a good way overall. I broke out of my introvert shell more, and now volunteer at a local library, and learned more about myself as both a person and a writer. There were many lessons learned, but here are three you might be interested in. Maybe my mistakes and … Continue reading 3 Things I Learned In 2018

My True Horror Story #scarytruestories

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It began on a cool, October day… The floorboards creaked as I walked through the kitchen. Our house is old—the historic kind, built back in the 1800's. You might think this sounds cool, but in reality it’s drafty, with cracks along the walls and windows, and floors and doors that squeak at the slightest touch. … Continue reading My True Horror Story #scarytruestories

The Winner of the Most Epic Hero #SilmarilAwards2018

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The winner of the Most Epic Hero Silmaril is now to be announced! Aragorn and his crew will do the presenting today. You can find links to all of the other awards being presented HERE. Enjoy! 🙂 “Are the columns and flowers all put in place, yet?” Aragorn asked as he paced about Minas Tirith’s … Continue reading The Winner of the Most Epic Hero #SilmarilAwards2018

It’s Time to Vote for the Winners! Silmaril Awards 2019

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The top 5 nominees for each of the Silmaril Awards have been gathered, and they now await your final decision. Here is the link to the voting form: https://silmarillion.typeform.com/to/RDDCKi Cast your vote in the form above to decide who are the winners in each category for 2019! The top 5 for Most Epic Hero silmaril (held … Continue reading It’s Time to Vote for the Winners! Silmaril Awards 2019

Silmaril Awards 2018 nominations, Most Epic Hero. The time has come!

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Yes, it's beginning a tad later in the summer than usual, but hey, we're going to have fun with this! For those who are new to the annual online ceremony, it is the time when awards are presented to fantasy characters nominated and voted by YOU the attendees. These awards will be presented by characters from … Continue reading Silmaril Awards 2018 nominations, Most Epic Hero. The time has come!

Show off your work’s progress with these lovely Progress Bars:

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And this includes WordPress.com users! In fact, the whole point is that they can be used on WordPress.com sites and give your blog or website a fun and lovely look. Here are the ones currently available in my Etsy shop: (click on an image to go to it's Etsy page) The story of how they came … Continue reading Show off your work’s progress with these lovely Progress Bars:

Looking for weird stories and mysteries?

As a writer, I'm fascinated by the mysteries and strangeness that can be found in our world, especially the kind that can be found in nature. And so when I stumbled across Nature's Weirdest Events and its sequel Weird Wonders of the World on Netflix, I dove right in! You've heard of giant waves hitting … Continue reading Looking for weird stories and mysteries?