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The Story behind the Story: Our author Darby Karchut and the inspiration behind the Adventures of Finn MacCullen

Authors are thieves. We pinch ideas from whatever source we can, and certainly, without remorse. Except we call it inspiration. Influenced by. A variation on a theme. 674 more words

Books For Kids

Release Day Blitz, Exclusive Excerpt & Giveaway: The Winter People-Rebekah L. Purdy

Today is release day for THE WINTER PEOPLE by Rebekah Purdy we’re here to celebrate with a giveaway and an excerpt! Help us celebrate the release of this amazing book and enter to win a Winter Emergency Kit! 908 more words

YA Books


I ate my pudding mournfully in the empty parking lot, 
I’d forgone a spoon and couldn’t get all of it with my tongue. 
Suck it up, I told myself, this is good training.  289 more words

Poetry And Verse

Fragile Eternity

Fragile Eternity

Melissa Marr

Bowen Press, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2009

Another episode in the Wicked Lovely faery saga, and the reader is transported deeper into the faery world.   594 more words

Book Review

The Middle

Instrument of War is complete. At just under 80,000 words it’s on the short side but I have a tendency to add things on the rewrite and it is going to need extensive rewriting. 624 more words


Serial Update: Chapter 5

Yes yes yes, it is Friday once again! This means that Chapter 5 of Quest to Karantiri has gone live here over on korionfray.com. I do really love to hear from my readers, so please write something in the comments either here or there if you check it out. 347 more words

Web Serial

Random Friday

So, after Loncon, the rest of my stay in London! :) Monday (the 18th) I moved out of the Ibis Styles, took the DLR to Lewisham and then the train to my B&B in Grove Park. 588 more words

Real World Inspiration