When I was creating the world of Dragon’s Pawn I looked to the excellent artists of DeviantArt for inspiration and found Alex Pascenko. His illustrations were exactly what I’d been envisioning for the members of MechUnit 503 assigned to patrol the border at Elko checkpoint. To celebrate the second anniversary of Dragon’s Pawn here is …

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Happy October!  The above picture is from Pixbay Browned Butter Oatmeal & Apple cookies Joy always comes up the the best seasonal treats!  Have you heard the new Chillhop Music Fall album?  This photographer spent seven years capturing portraits of redheads from around the world. How to make rolled wax candles with bonus calming ASMR …

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  This book ticked most of boxes for things that I love in a story. Murder mystery? (check) Single father + precocious daughter trope? (check) Set in Regency era? (check) Regency era Ireland? (had to make a new box to check for that one!) A very sweetly portrayed slow burn romance with father’s medical student? …

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2091 C.E. Red City, Cascadia New Territories of America Chapter 1 “Yer askin’ fer trouble, my friend!” Adam looked across the picking line to Reg. “What do you mean?” Reg snorted a laugh and shook his head. He snagged a soup can out of the trash conveyor chugging between them then threw it into the …

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The Ballad of William LeBlanc White Willie, White Willie, was king of Red Town. White Willie, White Willie, he choked it all down. His boys they went smashing and grabbing, it’s true! The poor folk of Red Town knew not what to do. The Dragons they came. Lóng Sang was their name. They looked and …

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