Category Archives: Writing

Culture Composites: Daecia

Here, at last, is the final Imperial Heartlands culture composite: Daecia and the Palace.

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Titles, Book 5

(Past) time to do another of my explanatory detail posts on my books It’s been a while since the Titles, Book 4 post, not to mention the others — and the Book 5 publication as well! — but I like … Continue reading

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Temharat Story: Curseworks

Book 6 update: Possibly final beta reader has given me his feedback.  Still awaiting cover! Meanwhile, I’m skipping away from Halci and the War of Memory Cycle for a bit, to draft the start of a different series in a … Continue reading

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Pre-Series Short Story: Ash and Smoke

Book 6 update: Waiting on cover things!  Uh…also I suppose I should probably format it and stuff, but another beta reader is still looking through that so no point in doing it yet, right?  I’m also working on another story … Continue reading

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Book 5 Print, Spine and Backplate

Just a quick update today. Book 5, The Bloodied Army, is now available in print format. I spent my weekend fighting with KDP’s statuses, constantly sending the book to print only for it to revert to Draft in moments, only … Continue reading

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Pre-Series Short Story: Assumption

Book 6 update: Currently going through the final draft doing last tweaks, trims and error corrections.  Found a big continuity error today!  Yaaaay.  ::sigh:: Meanwhile, the Firkad Sarovy short stories conclude with this one, Assumption.  It’s the (rather short) wrap-up … Continue reading

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Pre-Series Short Story: Cold Rage

Book 6 update: My alpha reader has finished going over the main draft.  Starting next week, I’ll be doing the final draft tweaks — I don’t have many notes on them, which is nice, but there’s always plenty of unnecessary … Continue reading

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Pre-Series Short Story: Feathered Wolf

Still here, still writing (and editing)!  Book 6 is currently knee-deep in the Main Draft edits, with not much further work needed so far — but we’ll see what my editor says about my end chapters. In short story news, … Continue reading

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Book 6 Update: October

Just a brief update. I’ve finished the Main Draft of Book 6, The Eye of Night. It’s currently out for a first full read before my editor and I start going over it chapter by chapter. I’m about 85% satisfied … Continue reading

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Pre-Series Short Story: Stone Heart

Time for the third Firkad Sarovy short story.  This takes place during his stint in the Sapphire Youth Corps, at the age of twelve — so it comes after Gargoyle Claws and before The Lay of the Land. Not a … Continue reading

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