My oldest son graduated this month. It's bittersweet, as many parents would agree. I'm trying to focus on the joy not the loss, but it's tough. I'm so proud of this kid--his emotional strength, his ambition, his effort. He graduated with high honors and scored a terrific scholarship to our local community college, where he plans to prep for transfer to a state four-year college. Or he might enter the military. He'll do both but in what order? Ah...I remember being 18. This means I'm paying for a monthly apartment in a neighboring city, so I'm working more. That's severely limited my creative production. It makes my social media rather quiet. I had great creative ambitions and put in a lot of work toward my goals before I had children, but I don't regret this delay at all. If you're following along over on my webfiction site or Twitter and...
DARKLAW - Online Novel | As a child, Kami survived the brutality of a sea port brothel through courage and resourcefulness. When she meets Avestine, the legendary warrior now an outlaw, Kami finds herself in a complicated world of spiritual forces and imperial intrigue. As Avestine’s past traps the two women in the middle of a war, Avestine must conquer not only her brother but her own insatiable ambition, while Kami finds the price of power is life as a slave.
DARKLORD - Online Serial | The end of the world is only the beginning. Ruthless. Relentless. Everything her legendary father made her. Avestine was Warmaster and heir to the empire of Darklaw. Her brother murdered their father, took the throne for his own, and made her an outlaw. That was before she became a god. Now her brother is dead and a mysterious Darklord sits on the throne of the world. Her throne.
STILICHO'S SON - Online Novel | Already a senator at eighteen, Eucher is a profligate son, notorious for his nonconformity and for his father, Stilicho, the barbarian master general of the western armies. Rumors associate every barbarian with conspiracy, so when soldiers decimate the Consistory and threaten the emperor, ambitious nobles accuse Stilicho of treason. Despite his innocence, Stilicho kneels before an imperial blade.
#novel #fantasy | "Don’t be jealous of Kami. I’ve known moments of great pleasure with you.” Rook was looking at her with an expression of curiosity, and she realized it was probably the first time in her life she had given voice to her feelings for him.
#3dprinting a tile from 3D-printable Mesoamerican tileset by Aether Studios. My mid-range printer and PLA gave incredible texture to the stone. This is a beautiful build. And the starter pack is free. @MyMiniFactory https://t.co/T3RvjxniUf
#fantasy #novel #erotic | “Sitting here in a palace listening to men bicker about crops and cows is the worst sort of tedium. I put up with it because it won’t always be so. My next step is to break up Avjakar and the Sovereignty alliance.”