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Goddess of a Mad King Excerpt – Breaton

The Poor Man’s Squire lived up to its name in the squalor that plagued the neighborhood below Cross Street. Located on a dirt side street it was almost lost between a slaughterhouse and a two-story brothel that leaned heavily on the smaller building. The window that looked out on the rutted street was missing one […]

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Goddess of a Mad King Excerpt – Shaheen

Goddess of a Mad King by Jody J Hill is an epic fantasy novel told from the viewpoints of the four main characters. The following is an excerpt from one of the protagonists: Entering the cozy little house, Shaheen started the cook-fire under a hanging pot and set some water to boil. She made sure […]

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Chapter from Lentz of the Wolf by KJ Rokova

What is truth? KJ Rokova explores this question in her novel, LENTZ OF THE WOLF. A rich mythology and complex characters make this novel a fascinating read. “Lentz of the Wolf, is a mythological fantasy set in a brand new world. Young, determined, and raised in awe of the brave legends of her peoples, Haref […]

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Goddess of a Mad King Excerpt- Ma’tuk

Goddess of a Mad King by Jody J Hill is an epic fantasy novel told from the viewpoints of the four main characters. The following is an excerpt from one of the protagonists: After the morning meal, Ma’tuk took A’unvak by the hand and led her towards the small creek that flowed from the hot-spring. […]

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Willamette Writers’ Conference – Aug. 1-4, 2019

Looking forward to my first WW conference. I will be pitching my new novel, Goddess of a Mad King to agents and publishers as well as honing my craft. Will I see you there? https://willamettewriters.org/wwcon/

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Editors: Who They Are and What They Do

A lot of us are thinking of publishing a novel. When we near the finish, the question of whether we need an editor or not (you do!) comes forward. This blog post by Savannah Gilbo is the perfect navigation tool for anyone who wishes to take their novel and winnow out the errors. Hope you […]

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A Must See Movie for Writers

The Words, starring Bradly Cooper, is a movie all writers should watch. IMdb has the description as: “A writer at the peak of his literary success discovers the steep price he must pay for stealing another man’s work.” However, the movie is much deeper than that. The different layers show how the very act of […]

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