Interview w\ C.J. Redwine – Hogwarts Houses, Writing, and Romance

You all know that The Blood Spell is one of my most anticipated releases of 2019. I love the Ravenspire books – if you’ll remember, I had very, very few 5 star reads last year. And two out of the three were The Traitor Prince and The Wish Granter. Needless to say, I couldn’t have … Continue reading Interview w\ C.J. Redwine – Hogwarts Houses, Writing, and Romance

Author Interview w\ Lucy Tempest \\ mythology, fairy tales and writing advice

Hello! I am super excited for today’s post! With NaNoWriMo coming up, I figured it was past time to do another author interview. And the minute I read Lucy Tempest’s novel I knew it had to be her. I loved the world, the characters and the references to mythology! So thank you to Lucy Tempest … Continue reading Author Interview w\ Lucy Tempest \\ mythology, fairy tales and writing advice

Running to Battle Music \\ writing playlist

Hello! I always listen to music while I’m writing. If I can’t, then I can’t concentrate. And certain genres and bands make me feel different things – I connect them to specific scenes. (I hope I don’t sound crazy here 😂 🤷🏻‍♀️) Lately I’ve been listening to a lot of music that makes me imagine a … Continue reading Running to Battle Music \\ writing playlist

Using a Pen Name: pros, cons and finding the right name \\ Writing with Marrill 003

I use a pen name if you didn’t know. I have since I started my original blog if any of you remember that, and I changed names a few times before finally finding the right one and I’ve been using it for about two years. At this point, Marrill is as much my name as my real … Continue reading Using a Pen Name: pros, cons and finding the right name \\ Writing with Marrill 003

How to find the right Point Of View (POV) \\ Writing with Marrill 001

Hello Book Ravens!  Starting a story is hard. There’s no way to really get around it; in order to write a story, you have to start somewhere. Including, but not limited to, finding the right point of view. I know a lot of my writer friends don’t stress about this – they usually choose which POV … Continue reading How to find the right Point Of View (POV) \\ Writing with Marrill 001

Talking About Your Own Books Online \\ Writing Discussion

Hello Book Ravens! So Camp NaNoWriMo is coming up in April, and I plan to participate.  NaNoWriMo always gets me excited because everyone talks about it, and I love hearing about others stories! Fantasy, contemporary, magical realism, unknown, etc. I always get so excited about other writers! But I also feel kind of cut off … Continue reading Talking About Your Own Books Online \\ Writing Discussion