#FallIntoHorror Why Characters are so Important by Alexandra Christian

It’s time to kick off Mocha Memoirs Press’s Fall into Horror event! REMINDER: Tonight is also the facebook party, so drop by this evening to talk to all of us! I’m also in love with Lexxx’s post today, because it’s an issue near and dear to my heart, so let’s check it out! Welcome to … More #FallIntoHorror Why Characters are so Important by Alexandra Christian

Guest Post: Inspiration for Losers and the Lazy by Ippick Bonecrusher

So, I promised I’d let some people guest post a little bit more on here, and I use the term people loosely. Since we’re talking about creativity and process off and on, I wanted to hear a little bit about how others approached things, so today we’ll be hearing about the role of inspiration. I’m … More Guest Post: Inspiration for Losers and the Lazy by Ippick Bonecrusher

Juniper Grove Presents: The Soul Stone by Jamie Marchant

It’s a two-tour week! Today we’ll be looking at the new book from Jamie Marchant, plus she’ll join me in an interview to talk about her writing process! Title:  The Soul Stone Series:  The Kronicles of Korthlundia #2 (Standalone) Author: Jamie Marchant Published:  June 25th, 2015 Publisher:   Black Rose Writing Genre:  Epic Fantasy Content Warning: … More Juniper Grove Presents: The Soul Stone by Jamie Marchant

Juniper Grove Presents: Ink Calls to Ink by Nathan Crowder

It’s been a while since I’ve profiled an urban fantasy title on here, plus the author agreed to subject himself to my interview process! Should be a fun time all the way around. Title:   Ink Calls to Ink Author:   Nathan Crowder Published:  July 23rd, 2015 Publisher:  Crushing Hearts and Black Butterfly Publishing Genre:  Urban Fantasy … More Juniper Grove Presents: Ink Calls to Ink by Nathan Crowder

Fanfic Friday: Tangents, Characterizations, and All the Feels

Admittedly, I’ve tried to present a real-world view of how fanfic lines up with typical published fiction in past posts, but I thought I’d focus today on something that, in my opinion, the style absolutely gets right. In a lot of professional writing, and in certain types of genre fiction, there’s a huge press to … More Fanfic Friday: Tangents, Characterizations, and All the Feels