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Teaser Tuesday: Power of the Mercenary Queen #fantasy #adventure

Welcome back to Teaser Tuesday.  Let’s start off the new year with some action from Beginning of a Hero.  In fact, I’m going to stick to action scenes and pick one from each of my novels.  This will include Legends of Windemere, Quest … Continue reading

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Character Hot Seat: Nyx & Delvin Cunningham

Nyx took the #2 spot, so I’m pairing her off with Delvin Cunningham.  These two always have great scenes together.  At least to me, there’s a special bond brewing here.  Delvin is the only one to really throw Nyx off … Continue reading

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Ask-A-Character: Delvin Cunningham the Former Mercenary

First up for this week of interactive interviews is Delvin Cunningham who takes on a big role in the newest book Legends of Windemere: The Compass Key.  Here is a little backstory. Delvin is a former mercenary and a previous … Continue reading

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Character Origins: Delvin Cunningham the Mercenary Prince

Been a long time since I did an origin post for a character, but this one has been a long time coming.  Delvin Cunningham is a scourge to my spellchecker because Word refuses to believe it’s a name.  This really … Continue reading

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Selenia Hamilton: Headmistress and Mentor

Selenia Hamilton is the founder and headmistress of Hamilton Military Academy.  She is an ex-mercenary and a very stern figure in Beginning of a Hero.  The most obvious role for her is as a mentor for Luke and as a … Continue reading

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Windemere Twubs Chat from 8-10 pm EST TONIGHT!

TWUBS CHAT WITH THE WINDEMERE CAST!!! Just follow these instructions to join in the fun: Go to Twubs Chat. Log In through Twitter or Sign Up with Twubs Chat. Search for the #windemerespeaks hashtag. Join in the conversation. Now, I … Continue reading

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Excerpt: The Mercenary Queen Returns

By Kayla Matt Selenia is quiet as she thinks about what is heading toward her students. She slowly unsheathes her longsword and coldly stares at its flawless shine. Kevin nods without her having to say a word and makes his … Continue reading

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Women of Windemere: Selenia Hamilton Poetry

I Am Selenia Hamilton I have earned this By my own hand Respect Reputation Influence All mine by right Not by gift I walk anew No longer warrior But teacher and mentor My honor is law My charges my children … Continue reading

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Women of Windemere: Selenia Hamilton

A few weeks ago, Kayla Matt contacted me about drawing the female characters of Windemere.  She did an amazing job.  Today, I’m showcasing her drawings of Selenia Hamilton along with poems, videos, and an excerpt. Selenia Hamilton is the hardened … Continue reading

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Origins: Selenia Hamilton

I’m starting to realize that all women in fantasy art are either crones, ‘chicks in chainmail’, or ‘chicks in less than chainmail’.  Honestly, why do female fantasy characters stand for the scraps of cloth and metal that constitute armor?  So, … Continue reading

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