Tag Archive: fantasy

D for Destiny – #atozchallenge

Destiny. Fate. Que-sera-sera . . . It all plays into so many stories, fantasy or otherwise.  Just think of the term ‘destiny’ or ‘fate’.  How many different things do you think of? Excalibur… Continue reading

C for Creating – #atozchallenge

Creating is a major part of writing fantasy.  We create amazing worlds, languages, scenarios . . . Finding inspiration for creation is both the easiest and the hardest aspect of it.  It’s lurking… Continue reading

B for Blood – #atozchallenge

The Bible says that the life of the flesh is in the blood (Leviticus 16:11), and that without the shedding of blood, there is no remission of sins (Hebrews 9:22). Cultures around the… Continue reading

March #WriteMotivation Wrap-up, April Goals, and the A-Z Challenge!

First off, a final look at #WriteMotivation for this month: March 2012 Goals: 1.  Catch up on ALL critiques for others. Only partially complete.  I finished critiquing two stories from my All Hallows… Continue reading

Thursday Tales – FINALLY Taphim’s wife :D

So, I’m about halfway done with Taphim’s wife’s character chart.  And I have a name for her.  First, though, I want to show the picture I found that is her. Someone pinned/re-pinned/whatever’d it on… Continue reading

Thursday Tales – Lucky Seven (Not Taphim’s wife, sorry!)

Okay, everyone, that’s the last time I promise a blog post that I haven’t written yet.  I really meant to have something about Taphim’s wife ready, cause she’s been talking to me all… Continue reading

Debut Author Challenge/Oppression Blog Tour – Oppression by Jessica Therrien (Book Review)

I’m killing two birds with one stone with this review. 😀 I’m participating in Jessica’s blog tour for the release of Oppression, and I’m also review this book as a part of the… Continue reading

CSFF Day 3 – The Realms Thereunder Review

Hi again everyone!  Today is the final day for this month’s CSFF blog tour, and I’m relieved because the rest of the week won’t be quite as hectic, but also sad because it’s… Continue reading

CSFF Day 2 – A Peek in The Realms Thereunder

People, let me tell you it has been a crazy hectic week!  And it’s not even half over yet >_<. First things first, though, we have a winner for the Restless Spirits giveaway… Continue reading

Friday Findings – Misc. Treasures

Hi everyone! I’m so very excited because I have a few local offerings for Friday Findings this morning! First up, the Ozark Creative Writers conference was the first writing conference I attended.  This… Continue reading

Thursday Tales – HE finally has a name!

So, Sachi’s nameless lover finally has a name! Before I go further, though, I must take a moment and thank Lissa for introducing me to the band Within Temptation back during NaNo.  My… Continue reading

Thursday Tales – The Undoing Chronicles

First off, a huge welcome to all of you stopping by from the Fourth Writer’s Platform Building Campaign!  If you’re in one of my groups, I promise I’ll be around soon, and I’m… Continue reading

#Nightgale Week 4 – Writing is Immortality

I signed up to do the #Nightgale challenge that Stevie McCoy of Glitterword has put together. These will be 4 stories, posted over 4 weeks in January, a minimum word count of 200… Continue reading

#Nightgale Week 3

I signed up to do the #Nightgale challenge that Stevie McCoy of Glitterword has put together. These will be 4 stories, posted over 4 weeks in January, a minimum word count of 200… Continue reading

#Nightgale Week 2

I signed up to do the #Nightgale challenge that Stevie McCoy of Glitterword has put together. These will be 4 stories, posted over the next 4 weeks, a minimum word count of 200… Continue reading

#Nightgale Week 1

A few weeks ago, I signed up to do the #Nightgale challenge that Stevie McCoy of Glitterword has put together. I can’t believe it’s already time to start! These will be 4 stories,… Continue reading

Help me with Stars for the Dead!

I’ve posted a poll on my facebook page, would you all mind going and voting? 😀 Thanks! While you’re there, if you haven’t liked me yet, go ahead and do that too!

NaNoWriMo Day 30

Word Goal: 50,000/50,000 Actual word count: 50,411 What happened today: Even though I already won, my personal goal is to keep writing on this story every single day (with the exception of taking a day… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo Day 29

Word Goal: 48,333/50,000 Actual word count: 50,006 What happened today: I WON! This year, NaNo was hard, especially with all the family issues that kept coming up over and over again. But if I could… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo Day 28

Word Goal: 46,666/50,000 Actual word count: 49,002 What happened today: I thought I was going to hit 50k.  Then my dad was admitted to the hospital and I was juggling phone calls between the hospital,… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo Day 27

Word Goal: 45,000/50,000 Actual word count: 46,376 What happened today: Last Sunday write-in . . . where has the month gone? *tear* 100 Word Excerpt: Anyone who knew her well, though none of them… Continue reading