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Stranger Things: My First Impression #amwatching

Stranger Things Gaaaaahhhh! I kept hearing good things about this show but had such an insane backlog of shows I was watching that I put it off. “Oh, I’ll get around to it. I’ll watch it soon,” I’d say to myself and my friends online. Why did I wait? If I ever do that again, just say, “Alesha, be quiet, …

The Entire Gray Tower Trilogy is on Sale! #99cents #amreading #whatif #books

The Gray Tower Trilogy is featured with BookBub today! Not only is a screenplay adaptation of The Tower’s Alchemist (The Gray Tower Trilogy #1) in the works, but all three books–that’s 890 pages of magical thrills–are on sale today for only 0.99¢! Amazon groups the individual books for you at $7.98, and I have a 3-book box set that’s usually …

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I’m Writing the BLACKWING Screenplay + A Few Things Learned

I keep praising Devorah Fox for her stunning short story, BLACKWING, which will appear in next month’s Magic Unveiled anthology. Steve Shupa has rugged good looks, mad handyman skills, and the right amount of charm to balance his snark. I was enamored by the story when I got a sneak peek, and I knew this would make an amazing short. …

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Guest Post: Women in Fantasy

All of you who follow my blog know that author Devorah Fox is one of my faves–not only in terms of storytellers, but also as a guest blogger. She brings to light so many interesting concepts regarding the way we read and the way we think. I’d like to welcome her once more with this guest post on women in …

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Book Spotlight: The Flip

The Flip By: Michael Phillip Cash   Blurb Julie and Brad Evans are house flippers. They buy low, clean out the old occupants’ junk, and try to make a profit. Enter Hemmings House on Bedlam Street in scenic Cold Spring Harbor, Long Island. Too good a deal to pass up, but with an ominous secret. The old Victorian Mansion has …

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Author Interview: Devorah Fox Talks Blackwing!

Master of Time author Devorah Fox has given us a great time travel tale, and now she’s back with a magical realism story featuring a snarky guy and maybe a ghost? MAGIC UNVEILED is an upcoming anthology (Release Date: October 13) with nine tales from bestselling and award-winning fantasy authors. Devorah’s latest story is among them, and below she shares …

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Author Interview: Raven Oak – #scifi #fantasy #amreading

Not only do I love writing books, I also enjoy reading them and discussing them. Seattle Times Bestselling (and award-winning) author Raven Oak is one of my partners-in-crime for the upcoming Magic Unveiled anthology. I’m so glad I had the opportunity to share this interview with you (and PLEASE check out her awesome books!). Author Interview – Raven Oak  Tell …

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The Dream Walker: Land of Mystica Series by @murray_mlmurray

Book Feature | Dream Walker: Land of Mystica Series   Besides the fact that both Michelle Murray and I love Shakespeare, she’s also the author of an insanely cool fantasy book. The suggested reading level is grades 4-12 which is awesome, since I have a ten year old voracious reader at home. Here are the details, and I’ll include the …

Guest Post: Steps To Writing Your First Story by @lilyana85

Steps To Writing Your First Story GUEST POST by Author Anthony Jannece   I want to write a story, so what do I do now? Ah yes, the question that any writer asks and the answer is…many things, but I am going to share with you the things I did to write book 1 in The Circles of Light Trilogy. …

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Magic Unveiled: An Anthology #fantasy #magicalrealism

Magic Unveiled | Upcoming Release Good morning! I’m geared up and ready to share my latest project. It’s a magical realism short story collection– Magic Unveiled: An Anthology And why is this so cool? First, I had a sneak peek at some of the stories in this fantasy anthology, and they are a mix of creepy, thrilling, heart-wrenching, and entertaining. …