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The Camp

The Camp

The Amulet Saga Volume Two: The Traveler Seeing     Escape     Bandit     The Road     Beggars     Healer The City     Spy     A Place to Stay     Outlaws The Camp The heat from the lowlands didn’t dissipate until they were far up into the mountains. Rose wiped sweat from her brow with a cloth Myrta handed her. The cart they […]

Outlaws

Outlaws

The Amulet Saga Volume Two: The Traveler What Came Before: Seeing     Escape     Bandit     The Road     Beggars     Healer The City     Spy     A Place to Stay Outlaws Taurin stretched. The girl, Rose, knew her healing arts. He felt better than he had before the injury. He watched her in the corner, trying desperately to match the […]

Rebirth Cover Reveal

Rebirth Cover Reveal

I have the wonderful opportunity to be part of the launch team for an upcoming book. I really love reading and reviewing books. It’s kind of an excuse to get to read for fun, because I’m doing it for someone else, not just for me, so when I see opportunities, I try to jump on […]

World Building—Creating a Culture (Part 2: Stereotyping)

World Building—Creating a Culture (Part 2: Stereotyping)

I have started a series on world building. I’m trying to incorporate these things into my own worlds, and I hope they’ll help you with developing yours. Last time, I talked about fleshing out your world with diverse races, religions, and customs for different people groups in your world. This time, I want to talk […]

Seeing

Seeing

The Amulet Saga Volume Two: The Traveler Other stories in this series: Escape     The Road     Bandit     Trader     The Third Son Healer     Beggars     The City     Spy       The Search     A Place to Stay Seeing “Sight is a gift. It cannot be learned,” Ada said. Anarosia watched carefully as Ada prepared the […]

A Place to Stay

A Place to Stay

The Amulet Saga Volume Two: The Traveler Other Stories in the series: Escape     The Road     Bandit     Trader     The Third Son Healer     Beggars     The City     Spy       The Search A Place to Stay Rose helped the bleeding man to the small cot in his upper-story dwelling. It was one of many […]

The Search

The Search

The Amulet Saga Volume Two: The Traveler Other stories in this series: Escape     The Road     Bandit     Trader     The Third Son Healer     Beggars     The City     Spy The Search Ada eyed the amulet that hung around the king’s neck. A pale glow throbbed slowly, not bright enough to attract any attention […]