For a while now I've been thinking of getting new covers for The Faery Trials. I absolutely love the ones I currently have, but the trends of cover design are always changing and I think it's good to see what some other options might be. As a test run, I decided to start with my…
5 Tips for Creating Fictional Teams Audiences Will Care About
Teams play a big role in a lot of stories, but I don’t often see much time devoted to talking about how to create good team dynamics. Writing teams into a story isn’t as easy as it sounds. The more characters involved the more work has to go into making each member feel relevant. Now…
Braid of Sand Cover Reveal Coming Soon
I’ve been a bit quiet around here lately, but I’m excited to announce that the Cover Reveal for Braid of Sand is happening on August 1st! If you want to be part of the Cover Reveal, you can sign up HERE! Are you looking forward to this retelling of Rapunzel with warrior priestesses, vengeful goddesses,…
Announcing My Mythological Fantasy Work In Progress!
She’s the last priestess of a hidden temple and he’s a ruthless mercenary who’s been sent on a mission to raid the Tower’s secrets.
World-Building Exercise Part II
In Part 1, we laid the foundation for our fantasy world. Now that we know where everything goes, it’s time to start putting some names to these places. Honestly, this is one of the hardest parts of world-building to me. This can be a black hole of coming up with new names if you’re not…
Interview with Alicia Gaile
I had the pleasure of doing an interview with Moss Whelan, author of Gray Hawk of Terrapin. We discuss how Jack's story came to be, what to expect in Cinders Dance, and some of the themes sprinkled throughout The Faery Trials.
CINDERS DANCE Cover Reveal & Release Dates!
Find out the release date for Cinders Dance and sign up for the cover reveal!
Announcement: Welcome to Alicia Gaile! — Snowy Wings Publishing
Hey guys! So I have a HUGE announcement, and I could not be more excited to share it with you!
Guest Post by Jenelle L. Schmidt
I'm really excited to present this guest post from Jenelle L. Schmidt, author of three fantasy novels: King's Warrior, Second Son, and Yorien's Hand, as well as a short-story retelling of Beauty and the Beast entitled "Stone Curse" that can be found in the Five Enchanted Roses anthology by Rooglewood Press.
A Tale of Smoke and Rainbows
A delicate rainbow wavered in and out of view as thick, black smoke seeped from behind the waterfall.