Vasilisa–a high-adventure, clean fairy tale retelling of Vasilisa and Staver “Forest born! Ogre child! You’re nothing but a demon wild!” Vasilisa has always been strong. She’s strong enough to break the arm of the bully that daily taunts her. She won’t because she and her mother are servants at the Orlov manor, and her mother would … Continue reading Seamless weave of Russian folklore and historical fiction
Neal Arango is an amazing narrator! And audiobook listeners agree! The King’s Trial Audio Book “Neal’s narration really added another layer to this story… he adds something more that’s hard to define. Definitely worth checking out the audio version.” – sander “Neal Arango was a joy to listen to… He had the perfect voice for … Continue reading 5/5 stars Narrator
Then you’ll love Fourth Sister! Fourth Sister is a Japanese fairy tale retelling with sparse poetry and gold-mended brokenness. A Studio Ghibli type story which invokes reflection. If you enjoy Little Women and Spirited Away, then get your copy today! Blamed for her twin brother’s death, Shisei, the outcast fourth of seven sisters, apprentices herself to a mask maker; … Continue reading If you love Spirited Away and Japanese myths…
(coming 2021) In these scenes, the princess is travelling with the court fool to find the wizard that stole her heart. The fool claims to know where the wizard is. When the castle stood a grey monument in the distance, the bustle of the town was a muffled echo, and hedgerow edged farms surrounded us, … Continue reading Scene snippets from the Heartless Princess
Several of my readers commented that they’d love to see more of the battle in The King’s Shadow. So I wrote a scene to fulfill that wish. If you would like a copy of the bonus scene, let me know.