Thoughts (and/or ravings) of a Fantasy Writer

Book Review: Project 74 – Prequel to Red Rain

If you read and liked Aubrey Hansen’s Red Rain you’ll enjoy this bit of backstory. Project 74 is a Sci-fi short story, very character-focused in nature, and a quick read. The writing is clean, both in terms of language, and in terms of quality. It’s fun to see familiar...

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The Voices

Reflections–The Voices

“Will you listen to the voice of your critics in determining what sort of art you should make? Will you listen to the voices within your culture—the demand for commercial viability, the pull towards the lowest common denominator? Will you listen to the voice of the numb that complains...

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Update: Restless

So, though I haven’t done any writing to speak of (aside from toying with an idea for a fanfic), I do have further thoughts on what’s affecting my ability to act creatively. Being unemployed has, I think, had a part in making it difficult to allow myself emotional space...

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Writing Update:

So, the quote and short post I shared yesterday sort of sets up for this week’s update. If you haven’t already, read it here. It’s not too long. As I said in that post, I have faced a lot of difficulty of late when I try to write. When...

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Scannable Document on Apr 11- 2016- 12_49_26 PM

Reflections–The Tension Between Fear, Hatred, and Love

“It is a dangerous place—that place where you purposefully lift your head into the abyss of the unknown and let your voice harmonize with the constantly singing voice of the Creator. This place of creation is always riddled with risk. The ego trembles in knowledge of the countless eyes...

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