Monthly Archives: November 2021

The House of the Seventh Minuet XL

I stared into the man’s deep gray eyes. He wasn’t being bold or daring or even warning. He was simply kind; watchful, but kind, and friendly, and warm. Everything about him seem comforting, and not even in that ensnaring, trickster … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Progress

Fellow writers, how is your NaNoWriMo story coming along? Whether you’re ahead, behind, or write on target, remember that the important thing is to keep trying. Tell the story you enjoy telling. If you need a break or inspiration, browse … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Donations

Did you know that you can donate to the National Novel Writing Month organization? They don’t just encourage us to write in November; there are also virtual writing camps in spring and summer, and they have a packet for educators … Continue reading

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Old Art XVI

An older sketch of Moonstarr; I might re-design it in Ibis Paint in the future.

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The House of the Seventh Minuet XXXIX

This chapter reverts to Leila’s perspective, but you will hear from Stefan again in future chapters. I can’t even begin to explain how self-conscious I felt that evening. I’d never worn anything this fancy before– not even the time we … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo Update

How is your writing going? If you’re not writing, I hope you’ve been enjoying reading. My fellow writers have shared an updated video with me, and I hope you’ll like it, too: Other than that, here is my progress at … Continue reading

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Old Art XV

An old design for an existing character. He has changed a lot over the decades; I do like the old design, but the updated version makes more sense with the storyline and his family history. For now, I’m not saying … Continue reading

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The House of the Seventh Minuet XXXVIII

After breakfast, I offered to let Leila use the shower first, but she said she was thinking about soaking in the bath for a while, so I might as well be first. When I came back from my shower, she … Continue reading

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Old Art XIV

I’ve always seen Starshine as the type to play harpsichord in addition to cello. I might re-develop this image in the future, but for now, enjoy, and if you’re participating in NaNoWriMo, happy writing!

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Old Art XIII

Concept art for a Legends of Lorata character for a future story. I really like her profile.

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