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Making Believe, a new video for a book that might come out. Or not.

I have to tell you, I was disappointed to hear that Amazon Scout did not choose to publish Pouraka. I’m going to do some brainstorming with friends and if you have any suggestions let me know. It’s been queried to … Continue reading

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Day 8-Storm of Creativity-When they Stormed the Castle

Marques snuffed the lantern on his desk just as he heard the footsteps pass his den. Sharp clatter of hard heels on the marble floor, long steady stride and another quicker, shorter pair of boots. Military boots. Father was not … Continue reading

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Day 7-Storm of Creativity-Embrace the World

At one time Ann had been a carefree young teen in love with life. Her best friend and only relative was her sister, Amy. The two had been orphaned while very young and grew up in a convent, raised by … Continue reading

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The Dragon Who Rescued the Princess

The Dragon Who Rescued the Princess A short story by Dianne Lynn Gardner In a land far away the rain is so plentiful that roses grow as high as the tower windows with long spiny branches that search for the … Continue reading

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Kids Making Believe in the Summertime

Summer was my favorite time of year. Of course it was! School was out. I could sleep in. I didn’t have to wear dresses (back then we had a dress code, folks!). I could play with my friends, the sun … Continue reading

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Charting the Otherworlds

High fantasy can be confusing. It’s little wonder that readers find the inclusion of a map a welcome relief. But map making has also become one of the most beautiful additions to fantasy literature. Not only does it help the … Continue reading

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Do You Have a Dragon?

I’ve introduced you to Stenhjaert, the dragon that lives on top of Deception Peak, keeping watch over the mountain, guarding the frozen crystal that would seal the portal were men to find it. Stenhjaert is the keeper of a world … Continue reading

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