Monthly Archives: December 2015

Secrets of Transformation, Part 1

Lipstick and Booze As we begin to look toward a new year, the lure of transformation beckons. New beginnings seduce us with the possibility that dreams might come true. New diets, new jobs, makeovers, holiday parties and the possibility of new friends…new, new, new. We love it and we want it as soon as we […]

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Christoph Fischer Historical Fiction Awards 2015

Originally posted on writerchristophfischer:
This is the toughest category for me because I read so much of it. All of the authors mentioned here are winners. Narrowing it down has been incredibly difficult, as making the decision whom to crown overall winner. Here are the excellence awards and one winner, along with my reviews or reviews…

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The Magic of Winter Solstice

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Winter Yule Solstice Goddess original artwork by Emily Balivet

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Little Black Book Awards announced this morning that my novella PHOENIX RISING has won the Best Historical Fiction Award for 2015. PHOENIX RISING is the story of the last hour of Anne Boleyn’s life, told from an astrology chart found by the descendant of Henry VIII’s Welsh medicine  woman, Lady Bliant. Many thanks to MadeGlobal […]

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The Winter Goddess

The Ice Queen artwork by Sulamith Wulfing

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Fairy Tales and Fables

Once Upon a Time… What is it about this phrase that captivates our collective consciousness? We all love a fairy tale. Yes, guys you can admit it. We are all friends here. Is it the happily ever after ending? Surely it isn’t Prince Charming or the kiss that leads to bliss. Is it the thought […]

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