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New book in progress from me -- an update.

‘Raven, Dove, Arrow, Branch’ is looking to become a short novel or novella at this point. It is a tale about two adolescents, ISHA and GEM, that are becoming shamans in their tribe. 339 more words


An Unlikely Superhero

If I drew my life right at this moment, I’d want it to look something like this brilliant comic-book panel from Wonder Woman: Spirit of Truth.

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Book Review

Ani Jasper Speaks for Herself...

An Introduction from Ani Jasper (WARNING: Spoiler Alert-Book One)


I asked one of my characters, Ani Jasper, from The LightBridge Legacy, to introduce herself.

Here is what she said: 557 more words

The LightBridge Legacy Series

Movie Review: Boy (2011)

Boy, Taika Waititi’s wonderful 2011 coming-of-age story, is the most heartwarming and honest depiction of childhood I’ve seen since Babe.  Like the main character in Babe, Boy (James Rolleston) is an orphan, his mother having died in childbirth while delivering his little brother, Rocky (Te Aho Eketone-Whitu).  337 more words

Movie Reviews


THE QUEEN OF WATER by Laura Resau, (c) 2011. A novel based on a true story. So this one isn’t exactly a biography, or autobiography, but most of the facts are correct as remembered, but the memory is a flawed thing. 276 more words

Coming Of Age

SONG OF THE BUFALO BOY by Sherry Garland

SONG OF THE BUFFALO BOY by Sherry Garland (1992). I wonder if Sherry is related to Dorothy Garland? I love her book as much as I enyed this one. 62 more words