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Story Accepted at Cast of Wonders

I’ve been sitting on this one for a while, but now the ink is dry on the contract, so it’s safe to announce it.

A previously published story of mine, “The Weald Maiden’s Will,” has been accepted at… 158 more words

Fantasy Fiction

The Good Aliens Have Contacted Sarah Jackson Of An Evil Alien Invasion

Dear, Mr. U.S. President, Drew Andrews,

You may think that this warning letter is silly giving to you by mail telling you something stupid. But, it’s not. 160 more words

Fantasy Fiction

The Wings Take Shape - Part One

WELCOME back to Panning For Clouds! It’s Tuesday and I’ve got Part One of a new serial novella all set up down below. If you read “The Shape of Family” as it was posted last year, I have good and bad news for you. 3,768 more words


Ember's Heart #44

Ean knocked on the door and waited.

Next to it, Lahnria stood guard, ignoring him. He didn’t know if the Tixeries would be switching out before or during the dance, but that was their business. 1,937 more words


Are They Really Dead? 5 Kinds of False Deaths in Fantasy

Photo by Alan Weir via Flickr CC BY 2.0

When a favourite character dies in a fantasy novel, movie or TV show, our sense of sadness or shock is often tempered by that niggling question that immediately presents itself… are they… 799 more words


Merlyn's "What I'm Reading"

Sometimes when you’re between books, you start a few and read them as the mood strikes. Usually, you reach a point in one or more where you have to read on to the end of the story or you won’t get any sleep. 643 more words

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Review | The Strange and Beautiful Sorrow of Ava Lavender by Leslye Walton

A lot to like, but not enough to love. 3.5/5 stars.

The blurb: Foolish love appears to be the Roux family birthright, an ominous forecast for its most recent progeny, Ava Lavender. 439 more words