Welcome to week 3 of building our book taco… sorry foodies, this really is still a writing thing. If you’re just tuning in, you can check back to the original post to see what this is all about – and there’s no time limit for joining in. Just make sure to leave a pingback toContinue reading “#TacoTuesday”

Sex & Romance in Epic Fantasy / SciFi

What are the odds that you would ever pick up a book with some half naked man/woman on the cover and buy it?  Would you read it?  Is it a guilty pleasure or do you proudly stalk right up to the register and slap it on the counter? The Erotic Romance genre is a HUGEContinue reading “Sex & Romance in Epic Fantasy / SciFi”


Limitless.  That should be the definition of the Epic Fantasy genre.  Yet, without the use of magic, are we not limited to the natural laws of physics?  Are we not bound by the world as we know it, or at the very least, a world that would be theoretically possible?  Where’s the line between ‘acceptable’Continue reading “Limitless”

Glossopoeia vs. I Just Made That Sh*t Up!

Glossopoeia is a term coined by J.R.R. Tolkien, which refers to the construction of artistic language – And he was notorious for it, we all know – So, I’m going to use him for Exhibit A. Now, who in the world could even come close to claiming the same kind of success as Mr. TolkienContinue reading “Glossopoeia vs. I Just Made That Sh*t Up!”

What’s Your Style? : Prologues

I’ve decided to discontinue my Flash Facts Fridays.  They’d been designed to make my busy Friday’s easier, but ended up taking longer than a normal post.  So… not sure if this will become the new Friday theme, a discussion on styles, but I guess I won’t know until I post it and see how itContinue reading “What’s Your Style? : Prologues”

The One

I’ve had the opportunity to meet and talk with some interesting people over at About.me.  I think it’s a wonderful place to connect with so many talented and creative minds; humanitarians and musicians, artists and authors, journalists and fashion designers, photographers and travelers, the list goes on and on.  I was recently asked a ‘deep-thinking’Continue reading “The One”