As y'all know, this month has had a bit of a spooky theme as I show you some of the darker aspects of fantasy and the horror found in the Dance of the Elements series. One way to utilize horror is the element of surprise and sometimes in fiction this can be utilized with the … Continue reading Adham’s “Pit of Despair”
It is difficult to imagine a more awful way to wake up. Personally, I experience a tiny panic attack whenever my morning alarm goes off. Peaceful, utterly relaxed and probably snoring and then BAM! Heart rate pumping, adrenaline coursing through your veins. It might be a bit cliche but I enjoy waking Jura up with … Continue reading Wake-Up! Danger!
No, not that kind of dragon love! Kay loves dragons like many young girls love their horses. Although she is just seven years old, Kay has spent her entire life helping her father raise and train dragons. Rumble, a ruby red dragon who has been in her home since before she was born, becomes her … Continue reading Meet the Character: Dragon Love
If you've been following along or if you've read Ignited, you know that Jura's first kiss may have been a bit of a disaster. (You can read about her terrible first kiss here.) It's not her fault though. I mean, she wan't attracted to the guy, he was twice her age, and she might have … Continue reading The Second Kiss
EEEK!!! Okay y'all I am SO EXCITED to talk about this trilogy. Krantz is an intelligent writer with female characters who are inclusive and real. I think what I appreciate most about the author's style is how she manages to place normal people into extraordinary circumstances. I especially enjoyed starting this series- the main character … Continue reading The Witch’s Ambitions by Kayla Krantz