Category Archives: Art

2017 Wrap Up

Last year, I finished the second draft of The Black Claw, and it’s now ready for beta readers. It’s a sequel to Hand of Steel, so I can’t say much about it without giving away the ending to HoS. I will say … Continue reading

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Camp NaNo: Black Claw

For Camp NaNo this year, I’m rewriting the third book in my spaceverse, a sequel to Hand of Steel, currently titled Black Claw. Pitch: When Klate is captured by bounty hunters and blamed for murders he didn’t commit, Krys must … Continue reading

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Kark Breeds

Here’s a picture of three kark breeds, a species featured heavily in my novel, The Red Tattoo. Karks are the mounts of the Chix, who are the only species small enough to ride these large predators that are a mix … Continue reading

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Recommendations of 2016

Here are some good things I discovered in 2016. Books Mistborn Series By Brandon Sanderson This is a great series. The first trilogy subverts many fantasy tropes by starting a thousand years after the evil ruler took over the kingdom. The … Continue reading

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Clean Soul

This story was originally done to fit the theme of a song called The End is the Beginning. Risi swung onto her warhound and listened to the darkness outside the glow of the camp lights. There would be guards at … Continue reading

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My Favorite Visual Storytellers

I’m a big fan of stories in any form, so today, I’m featuring some of my favorite visual storytellers. A quick note to keep in mind about many webcomics is that the art improves drastically as the comics progress. This is … Continue reading

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Tagged

It’s been a while since I’ve been tagged, so I was pretty happy to be tagged by Alexa. I’ve also got a new blog theme, and I decided to do a blog post every other week instead of every week. … Continue reading

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Character Interview: Savora

Today, I’m interviewing Savora from my current project, The Red Tattoo. The story is about Savora, a young Elba, who is captured by the Chix when she stays behind so her brother and a group of refugees can escape. After her … Continue reading

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Art of Characters: Best Friend

Stori Tori is doing another Art of Characters challenge. Best friends is actually a hard one for me. For most of my life, I haven’t had a “best friend” and it seems to have carried over to my characters. Rolf … Continue reading

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Worldbuilding Karks and Chix

Note: Intelligent species have their names capitalized. Non-intelligent species don’t. Some time ago, I came up with the Chix species. They’re a small arboreal species. Though they look like flying squirrels, they’re not rodents. This is a species reference I … Continue reading

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