From Firewalker to Firebinder: Character Creation

There is a place in the Philippines called Alfonso in Cavite where they have a tradition of fire walking. I became interested in this practice primarily because I couldn’t see myself walking through fire. Just the thought of incredible heat touching my skin set my imagination running wild and my feet seeking the cooler confinesContinue reading “From Firewalker to Firebinder: Character Creation”

The Witch’s Heart by Genevieve Gornichec (@gengornichec)

I have always loved mythology, in particular, Greek Mythology. Unlike my son who has an affinity to all things Norse. So when Genevieve Gornichec’s The Witch’s Heart was recommended to me while browsing on Amazon, it had a long excerpt available, I couldn’t stop reading. I was so intrigued that I pre-ordered it. I’m soContinue reading “The Witch’s Heart by Genevieve Gornichec (@gengornichec)”

Five Sentence Friday: #FirebindersFleur #CynnCruorsWorld

Welcome to another edition of #FiveSentenceFriday! Sorry I’m late for posting this. I had to attend to some personal matters plus the fact that it’s Good Friday. Anyway, here goes…This is when Fleur fights a group not knowing they were Scatha mortals. “Look, I don’t want any trouble. I’ll just leave, okay,” she said retreating.Continue reading “Five Sentence Friday: #FirebindersFleur #CynnCruorsWorld”

Five Sentence Friday #Firebinders:Fleur #CynnCruorsWorld

Welcome again to Five Sentence Friday! Here’s a snippet of a scene when Fleur Mellisande, a Firebinder meets Cynn Cruors warrior, and bomb expert Ewan Blair. Ewan notices something about the woman he’s drawn to. “Is that wound around your neck part of Halloween make-up then? She paled under the streetlamp, fear leaping into herContinue reading “Five Sentence Friday #Firebinders:Fleur #CynnCruorsWorld”

Travails of being an Indie Author

Last night, I received an email from Amazon letting me know that my just recently released Cynn Cruors novel, Midnight’s Secret: A Prequel cannot be made available because some of the content in my book was found with another publisher. What. The. Fuck. I immediately wrote them back with proof that I am the authorContinue reading “Travails of being an Indie Author”

From Cynn Cruor to Scatha Cruor

Now that Midnight’s Secret is done, I’m on to writing the next book. The thing is, I should have written Craig and Annaseth’s story even before I wrote Midnight’s Reckoning! I became engrossed with writing Dac’s story that the Leeds Cynn Cruor’s story fell by the wayside. It’s time I pick it up, but notContinue reading “From Cynn Cruor to Scatha Cruor”