ConNotations NewsZine

My paper copy of ConNotations arrived today!  I love the fiction of my field and subscribe to several magazines. But I also love the news of my genre.  I want to know what is being published, who is nominated for an award, which conventions Read more…

A Conversation with Helen Lowe

I’ve very much enjoyed the first two volumes in Helen Lowe’s The Wall of Night series.   The first volume is The Heir of Night.  Nicely convoluted plot, well realized setting and complex characters.  All written by an interesting person! Recently Helen and I got Read more…

Fandom Fest, Louisville, Kentucky

Just thought I would post my schedule for Fandom Fest in Louisville, Kentucky.   This gathering goes from June 29 to July 1 and covers a wide spectrum of Fandom, from horror to fantasy, films and books, comics and games, and oh, yes, I gather there Read more…

“Words Like Coins” update

As I mentioned in a previous post, “Words Like Coins”, a Six Duchies story first published in the Subterranean anthology A Fantasy Medley is now available as a lovely little e-book.  A great addition to the story is that it is now illustrated by Read more…

Reddit Tonight!

Just a quick reminder.  Join us there to talk about Helen’s novels, and ask questions! Reddit for Helen Lowe’s AMA  (Ask Me Anything!)    

“Words Like Coins” in e-forms

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Good Morning! “Words Like Coins” is a Six Duchies story that was first published in the Subterranean anthology A Fantasy Medley.  This lovely little volume featured stories by Kate Elliott, Kelley Armstrong, C.E. Murhphy and myself.  It sold out in a heartbeat. Since then, Read more…

Elf Fantasy Fair and The Netherlands in 2012

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So, just a bit of a recap here!  I’ve many fond memories, and friends have sent me some nice photos. I did some interviews during my visit, so I think I’ll add links to those here as well:    This one is at Magictales  with Read more…

Wednesday, May 16th

If you enjoy Reddit’s AMA’s, then you should mark your calendars now!  I’ll be interviewing/ MC’ing a question and answer session with Helen Lowe at 6 PM Pacific time.   I’ve been recommending her books for over a year now.  Heir of Night was  the Read more…

Point of View

I think staying within Point of View is key to writing.  My thoughts on the topic are here on the Voyager website.