K.A.: J.M., thanks for coming on the blog. Having enjoyed Spark, the first book in The Firebrand Chronicles, I'm looking forward to learning more about the world of Linneah. First, for those who aren't familiar with the story, tell us a bit about it. J.M.: Spark and Flare, books one and two in The Firebrand … Continue reading The Firebrand Chronicles Forged by J.M. Hackman
K.A.: Thanks for taking a moment give us an inside look into the story world you built for Earthcore: RotoVegas. Before we travel there, tell us a bit about the story. Grace: RotoVegas is for middle grade and YA readers, and adults love it too! Genre: Urban Fantasy with New Zealand mythology and geology. Anira … Continue reading Inside the World of Earthcore by Grace Bridges
This is part 2 of an interactive web serial. At the end, there are two options from which to choose. Vote in the comments to ensure the story continues.Read Vintage Ice: Part 1 here. Hospitality What sort of person has a scorpion-infested, concrete coffin sunken in their floor? What did you tell guests, “Oh, it’s fun … Continue reading Vintage Ice: Part 2
I'm excited to share with you all that Havok will be publishing my flash fiction thriller, Stage of War, on January 3rd! Stage of War will be free to read for 24 hours. After that, it will be moved to the members-only portion of the website. So on January 3rd, be sure to pop over to … Continue reading Stage of War Coming January 3rd
It's time to throw out the old and make room for the new, right? Well, here's what's coming in the new year. New FeaturesBeginning in January, there'll be a behind-the-scenes or world-building feature on the third Friday of every month (occasionally on the first Friday too). Each feature will focus on one clean, speculative fiction … Continue reading Let’s get a Little Crazy
Today, I'm excited to share the cover for Snow Globe Travelers: Samuel's Legacy, my debut middle-grade novel releasing this spring! Somehow, having a cover makes it more real. It's really happening! The Story Twelve-year-old Sarah Ann Reisende’s father left before her third birthday. She longs to find him, but she never expected the path would … Continue reading Snow Globe Travelers Cover Reveal!