Book Talk…3/17/17


Book Talk…3/17/17 Traci Kenworth   In the Shadow of the Dragon King by J. Keller Ford. 2016 Month9Books. Seventeen-year-old, Eric, is a kick-butt squire to the most revered knight in Fallhollow. Well he would be if Sir Trogsdill allowed him to do anything even remotely awesome. Determined to prove his worth, Eric sets out to […]

Reading Links…3/14/17


Reading Links…3/14/17 Traci Kenworth   Fantasy/Dystopian/UF/Paranormal/SF: http://nicholasrossis.me/2017/03/04/celebrate-read-across-america-with-84-free-books/ Some great books. http://www.fantasybookcafe.com/2017/03/march-2017-patreon-book/ Night’s Master by Tanith Lee. https://princessofthelight.wordpress.com/2017/03/10/the-destiny-series-by-hywela_lyn-blends-sciencefiction-and-romance-rona-twrp/ Can she save her world from slavery. https://rosieamber.wordpress.com/2017/03/09/rosies-bookreview-team-rbrt-midnight-sisters-by-saraheboucher-fairytales/ Do not meddle with the master’s daughter. https://mytrainofthoughtson.wordpress.com/2017/03/09/the-yesterdays-of-tomorrow-the-hawk-of-stone-duology-2-by-jessica-hernandez/ It’s been a year since Kaia’s first encounter with the turned ones. https://mightythorjrs.wordpress.com/2017/03/09/book-haul-fall-of-light-by-steven-erikson/ the tragic downfall of an ancient realm. https://teripolen.com/2017/03/09/bad-blood-by-demitria-lunetta-bookreviews-fantasy/ A […]

Writing Links…3/13/17


Writing Links 3/13/17 Traci Kenworth   Fantasy/Dystopian/UF/Paranormal/SF: https://fantasyhandbook.wordpress.com/2017/03/07/isolate-your-characters/ Isolation is a powerful thing. I have that in mind for a future series. https://saraletourneauwriter.com/2017/03/09/thursday-thoughtfulness-march-9-2017/ Who are the charming gardeners in your life? https://saraletourneauwriter.com/2017/03/07/weekly-writer-wisdom-march-7-2017/ That is your role, your gift.   MG/YA:   Romance/Women’s Fiction: https://www.rubyslipperedsisterhood.com/heart-heat-hope-and-humor/ The four essentials. http://www.rubyslipperedsisterhood.com/365-days/ Several valuable lessons. http://www.rubyslipperedsisterhood.com/writing-at-the-edge-of-your-comfort-zone/ Life begins at […]

Writerly Things 3/12/17


Writerly Things…3/12/17 Traci Kenworth   This past week, my daughter purchased a laptop for herself which now affords me more time on my own computer. I’m enjoying catching up on blogs and getting more writing and reading time. I’ve even been able to get to my craft books again! Today, we’re having taco chicken filling, […]

Book Talk 3/10/17


Book Talk…3/10/17 Traci Kenworth   The Bone Witch by Rin Chupeco. Mar. 2017. Sourcebooks Fire. Netgalley. Tea’s grief over her brother’s death brings her to do something her people abhor: bring him back from the dead. Soon after, a bone witch, Mykaela, arrives to take her from a village that now fears her. She takes, […]

Reading Links 3/8/17


Reading Links…3/7/17 Traci Kenworth   Fantasy/Dystopian/UF/Paranormal/SF: http://lizlovesbooks.com/lizlovesbooks/latest-reads-kings-of-the-wyld-nicholas-eames/ Glory never gets old. https://phsolomon.com/2017/02/25/the-silmarillion-main-plot-j-r-r-tolkiens-mythology-on-9gag/ Revisit an oldie and unravel the plot. https://coldhandboyack.wordpress.com/2017/03/02/rarity-from-the-hollow-on-lisa-burton-radio/ Can the universe be saved? http://phsolomon.com/2017/03/03/excerpt-from-the-bow-of-destiny/ https://mightythorjrs.wordpress.com/2017/03/03/guest-blog-why-did-i-write-about-a-golem-by-ben-galley-author-of-the-heart-of-stone/ Having a master gives golem a realm of fragility. https://teripolen.com/2017/03/03/indie-author-friday-d-lieber-indieauthor-scifi-fantasy-romance/ After an ice age, humans move underground. https://mightythorjrs.wordpress.com/2017/03/02/guest-review-ghosts-of-tomorrow-by-michael-r-fletcher-reviewed-by-david-walters/ 2046 Children are being stolen from their families and their […]

Writing Links 3/6/17


Writing Links…3/6/17 Traci Kenworth   Fantasy/Dystopian/UF/Paranormal/SF: http://www.autumnwriting.com/building-on-the-framework-of-fantasy-ideas/ Deepen your ideas to hook your readers. Is your forest just a forest? Or is there something lurking there your readers should know about? https://colleenchesebro.com/2017/03/04/20-inspiring-pinterest-boards-for-writers/ Looking for inspiration? I love Joanna Penn’s notebooks! I wish I could find them in my area. https://legendsofwindemere.com/2017/03/03/fantasy-indie-author-sponsorship/ May 31, 2017 deadline. https://saraletourneauwriter.com/2017/03/02/happiness-february-2017/ […]