Writing a story about mermaids isn’t enough. You have to experience them and indeed I was able to with the awesome help of Mermaid Kariel, who makes children’s dreams come true! Here’s a look at what she did for Pouraka’s … Continue reading
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All life comes to the same end whether on land or in the sea. Tas could accept that. It was not death that disturbed him. A mer’s passing oftentimes was graceful, as is the swaying of the ocean under a summer’s moon. If his mother had died naturally, he would have taken comfort in knowing she was fulfilling the final cycle of life.
But she didn’t die naturally.
Because of that, grief would adhere to him as mussels adhere to the pilings under the pier, skeletons of forgotten shapes crusting over remnants of a once-living creature.
Tas will never forget Continue reading
Posted in Current Affairs, fantasy, folk story, Mermaids, Romance, Stories
Tagged adventure fantasy, Books, dolphins, ebook, fairy tale, Free, KDP Scout, Kindle, mermaid, mermaids, mermen, ocean, orca, planet earth, romance, Underwater romance
Our first real Indie short film that we’ve entered in the RODE reel competition is now finished. This is a clip from the first chapter of my novel Altered. We had some great talent join us, Cindy Lemos, Liam Sanchez, … Continue reading
May 28, 2014
Tagged Dystopia, ebook, future, Hunger Games, Indie film, Indie filmmaking, Katness, stories, tales, YA, young adult
I only have one more poem entered in the contest. I’m going to wait a day or two before I post it because the poem was written by Ruth again. Instead, today I’m posting one of my poems from my … Continue reading
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Tagged ballads, Books, celtic music, Dianne Lynn Gardner, Dragon Shield, dragons, ebook, fantasy, Ian's Realm, Lexa Rose, magic, novel, poetry, songs, Songs of Wisdom, YA, young adult
I have a deep respect for young people and a passion to encourage them in any way I can. Having watched my grandsons in their struggles, several without fathers in the home to guide them, I feel a need to … Continue reading
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Tagged adventure, adventure fantasy, blog, Books, Dianne Lynn Gardner, Dragon Shield, dragons, ebook, encouragement, epic, fantasy, future, hope, Kindle, legends, magic, middle grade, novel, Patriarchs of the Realm, stories, teens, YA, young adult