Read The First Chapter: City of Quartz

Wish The Narian suns had risen one-hundred and twenty-eight times since we’d released the cure six orbits of the third moon ago. I’d gotten used to riding out through a greening scrubland. The black murk of the shadowlands had given way to blue skies. The earth had sprouted with life. Even the eagrim, heavy winged […]

Uriel Defends His Charge: Scene Snip from Blood of the Nagaran

While unravelling the mess of scenes, half finished stories, and incomplete character and plot arcs that currently equals the Blood of the Nagaran series, I’m coming across some scenes that I love! I’ll soon be doing a complete rewrite so I’m having to let go of these words and trust that the rewrite will be […]

One Word To Define 2018 (PRODUCE)

In 2016 my focus was on growing my author/publisher REACH. We grew fast and furious so it became a little overwhelming. That’s why in 2017 I my focus word became STREAMLINE. I spent the year eliminating the things I that didn’t serve my personal vision of the author career I wanted, cutting back on things […]

One Word To Define 2017 (STREAMLINE)

Last year, I shared my One Word, Reach. And I feel like I did well. I created more opportunities to reach people and I grew my network of friends and connections. I touched hearts and I told stories. I reached people. But it all got a little over whelming and as the year progressed more […]

My New 30 Day Challenge Story

Millionaire Success Habits: Chapter Four: Write Your New Story Find the strengths and abilities that have come from your adversities and evidence the proof of your new story. Say it out loud for the next 30 days – morning and night. Share the story with a supportive person in your life. Ask someone to keep […]

One Word To Define 2016 (REACH)

I’m trying to streamline and plan so that I can be more efficient and productive in 2016. Can you think of one single word that could define what you hope to achieve in 2016? For me, the word of 2016 is: REACH. I contemplated alternatives such as ‘produce’, ‘distribute’, ‘grow’, ‘establish’, ‘footing’, and similar. But […]

The Idea Waterfall: Where Do Ideas Come From?

I rejoice under a waterfall of ideas. * There is a refreshing cascade that captures my breath in iced chill. It washes dirt and grime from my skin. Goosebumps gather as the heat of an Australian summer washes into the pool beneath me. This is my abundance. This is my Idea Waterfall. I’ve often heard […]

Planner or Pantser – Which Are You? [Quiz]

Most writers have some idea how organized they prefer to be when writing but the techniques of “Seat of the Pants” writers can differ greatly from “Planners”. You might feel more comfortable with a routine and plan in your every day life but find this structure stifling to your creativity when you write. Maybe you […]