Song of the Spheres

The Silmarillion* begins with Eru Illuvatar giving the Ainur, Tolkien’s name for angels, a song to sing. When they sang, their music formed the “circles of the world.” And so, when the characters refer to “the circles of the world,” they are talking about every created thing in their known universe. While the people of … Continue reading Song of the Spheres

On Theme – What It Is, and How It Affects Your Fiction

For most beginning writers, theme does not seem to be a particularly important part of the writing process. Some probably believe it just occurs organically. While that can and does happen, it is usually a rare occurrence. Though every storyteller has experienced it, this is not a reliable method to rely on for adding a … Continue reading On Theme – What It Is, and How It Affects Your Fiction

Bulletin: The Planetary Anthology Uranus E-Book is LIVE!!

The e-book* for Planetary Anthology: Uranus is now live on Amazon! It’s right on time, unlike the print* version. That came early! If you purchase a copy of the e-book or paperback through the above links, Amazon will pay this author a small fee at no extra cost to you. The same will be true … Continue reading Bulletin: The Planetary Anthology Uranus E-Book is LIVE!!

Bulletin: Planetary Anthology Uranus is LIVE!!

The paperback edition for Planetary Anthology: Uranus is live on Amazon right now! Fourteen authors, including yours truly, have tales of creation and new beginnings in this volume. The e-book* is still available for pre-order but will not go live until March 3. If you purchase a copy of the paperback* through the above links, … Continue reading Bulletin: Planetary Anthology Uranus is LIVE!!

Bulletin: Planetary Anthology Uranus – Coming Soon!

The good news just keeps rolling in, readers! The third book in the Planetary series has a release date! Already available for pre-order as an e-book on Amazon, Planetary Anthology Uranus* will be released March 3. Check out the trailer for the book below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mzBqfqPBj2A I would like to thank Tuscany Bay Books and Chris … Continue reading Bulletin: Planetary Anthology Uranus – Coming Soon!