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Life in the Realm of Fantasy · 1d ago

#FlashFictionFriday: Dreams and Shadow Truths

Dreams and Shadow Truths Tales, dreams, Shadow-truths… The fabric of the multiverse. One universe touches upon another, and The dreamer dreams. The faerie queen leads her court though the fo...
Life in the Realm of Fantasy · 3d ago

#amwriting: proofreading vs. editing #NotTheSame

The last stage of getting a manuscript ready for publication is critical.  This is where the final person in the process comes in–the proofreader. Perhaps you have volunteered to proofread a...
Life in the Realm of Fantasy · 5d ago

#amtalking: #interview with @authorLeeFrench, Ghost is the New Normal

Author Lee French is a prolific writer, with more than twenty books to her credit. Her work is featured in many anthologies, and she is a driving force in the Pacific Northwest Indie author ...
Life in the Realm of Fantasy · 1W ago

#flashfiction friday: St. Patrick’s Day at the Drunken Sasquatch

There’s something about St. Patrick’s Day that brings out the crazies, even in Seattle. Or, should I say, especially in Seattle. If there is one night of the year when were-dragons should st...
Life in the Realm of Fantasy · 1W ago

#amwriting: worldbuilding: a framework to hang a story on

I write in many different worlds with widely varying levels of technology and forms of government, some set in fantasy worlds and some set in contemporary real-world environments. When I fir...
Life in the Realm of Fantasy · 1W ago

#amreading: Stephen Swartz, EPIC FANTASY * With Dragons

Today I am talking with a dear friend of mine, author Stephen Swartz. Along with myself and twenty other authors, Stephen is a founding member of Myrddin Publishing. We have been down a grea...
Life in the Realm of Fantasy · 2W ago

#flashfictionfriday: Old Peoples’ Gardens

Chill and rainy, spring has come The Ides of March are near. And all around the garden brown Shades of green appear. Though wind and rain still beat the ground And mud does claim the day, A ...
Life in the Realm of Fantasy · 2W ago

#amwriting: Repetition

As it is March and is that month known as National Novel Editing Month or NaNoEdMo, I will be revisiting some of my posts on the craft of writing. Today we are looking at Repetition: Repetit...
Life in the Realm of Fantasy · 2W ago

#amwriting: publishing overview, Indie vs. Traditional

The publishing industry is in a state of growth. According to the annual report of the Association of American Publishers, published July 11, 2016, the  U.S. publishing industry’s annual sur...
Life in the Realm of Fantasy · 3W ago

#FlashFictionFriday: The Sea Doves (reprise)

I’m traveling for a few days, so today I’m revisiting a post from August of 2016. This little flash fiction, The Sea Doves, was written in Cannon Beach, Oregon, one of my favorite places. An...