K.M. Jenkins is a published best-selling speculative fiction author with her story, A Father’s Protection ranking #1 on Amazon. She is the proud mother of twin boys that make life interesting. If she isn’t writing, chasing kids around or sleeping, you will find her designing book covers for her design business. How did you get into writing? I loved reading books when I … [Read more...] about K.M. Jenkins and “Assassins Prophecy”
I can't write without music. I know a lot of authors prefer quiet when they're working and, don't get me wrong, when I'm editing I like to do that in silence, but when I'm writing, when I'm creating, I need music (in fact, as I write this blog, I'm listening to Clint Mansell's soundtrack to the San Junipero episode of Black Mirror). So, when I'm 'soundtracking' my books, … [Read more...] about Novel Soundtrack: A Writers’ Playlist by Geoff Turner
For the entirety of my life I have enjoyed reading. As long as I can recall I have actively sought out fantasy and science fiction stories to dive into, discovering new worlds and becoming enthralled by the tales told within them. Since childhood, I have enjoyed creating fiction of my own, games for my friends and I to play, and short, terrible stories to share with my family. … [Read more...] about Writing “The Stranger’s Orphan”
Hello all! I want to thank our new followers on Facebook, new members of the book promotion group, the science fiction and fantasy artwork, and movie trailer group. I love the amazing talent in the groups, as well as the pages. So, where do we go from here, as the website and groups, Facebook page continues to grow I have invited a few authors to write from the backend, … [Read more...] about October 28, 2018
Antagonists are the characters in a story that opposes the hero of the tale. They are in the story to create conflict and build up tension within the story as you never know what they are really up to. They can be antiheroes like Mesham from The Torcian Chronicles, who reluctantly agrees to attempt to save his country from the Mivirian invaders. His only other choice being … [Read more...] about How Do You like your Villain?