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Cover Process #4 — Complete!

So.  I just pressed the ‘Publish’ button on the Kindle Direct Publishing page for my first book, The Light of Kerrindryr.  It says it will take about 12 hours for the book to be entered in the database.  Therefore, to … Continue reading

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Cover Work Process #3

Previously, on the Book 1 cover process, we were this far:

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Cover Work Process #2

Book 1’s cover is still in the works, and though I’m itching to get the book out there in the self-publishing world, I don’t want to gnaw on my friend’s head like a carnivorous barrette, so I am being patient.  … Continue reading

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History 10: The War of the Lion and Eagle

By this point in history, the Rift had been surmounted by magic and engineering, though it remained a significant obstacle between east and west.  Over a span of five years, the northern empires of Altaera and Ruen Wyn collaborated on … Continue reading

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Cover Work Process

My friend Deb is still working on the art for the simplified cover, but as seems to be the way with us, the ‘simple’ version isn’t actually simple.  Still have inking and all the colors to do, but she’s sent … Continue reading

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History 09: The Flame of Chaos and the Owl Emperor’s Fall

As the new southern empires solidified, the new northern empire–Ruen Wyn—traveled a rocky road.  Its policy of electing a new Emperor upon the retirement of the old, rather than allowing the crown to be passed to a son or chosen … Continue reading

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History 08: The New Empires, Part 3: Ciritheen

In the wake of the Seals, the southeastern landmass that had been known as Shangal, or the Dragon Coast, found itself riven by quakes and inundated by the Rillian Ocean.  Where it once had been connected to the northeastern landmass … Continue reading

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Sketchwork and Cover Progress

A bit more art from my friend of many names (I think we’re using D. D. Philips at the moment but her tumblr and about everything else are under different names).

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History 08: The New Empires, Part 2: Zhangi-Uru

Far to the south, the lands that had been under control of the Ibe-Wum lizardfolk found themselves suddenly without masters.  In the wake of the Sealing, the already-active volcano Tchellaryllyn experienced a massive eruption which blanketed its range and the … Continue reading

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History 08: The New Empires, Part 1: Ruen Wyn

After the Seals and the sinking of Lisalhan, the Ravager and Guardian parted ways.  The Guardian said that it was because of the Ravager’s choice to possess Kuthrallan and its subsequent ‘wraithification’ and reliance on arcane magic, while from the … Continue reading

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