Ever try to watch a movie, such as Lord of the Rings, without the soundtrack? Sounds weird, right? Music is an integral part of the way stories are told in movies. While not [yet] popular with books, they have been done. Check out the Star Wars novel, Shadow of the Empire, for example and the soundtrack here. Our talented friend and pianist, JohnWillard Utuk, has started to compose themes for our characters! Music and writing unite! We have musicianship IN our novel (read Trials of the Innermost and see) and music about our novel. Check them out below and tell us what you think. HearRead More →

You’ve seen similar posts before. Pit one fictional character against another in an epic imagined duel and decide who would be the victor. J & K have decided to join in the fun. We’ve picked some of our favorite sci-fi and fantasy characters from literature, TV, games, and movies and created the bracket you see below. While a little late for March Madness, we still feel the imagined battles will be epic. We will argue our points in an interview style for your enjoyment. Our first round arguments will be posted soon. In the meantime, here’s the bracket.  Read More →

Hello, seekers! Thank you to those who read our first excerpt. We have a second glimpse into the world of Etherea ready for you! Please comment with thoughts, reactions, ideas, etc. below. Don’t forget to follow us on our various social media outlets. Links will be at the bottom of this post. Share with your friends! And remember, by your compass stay true. -J&K from CHAPTER 9 The Leske road varied little. Idrilia and Kalis passed boulders of fluctuating sizes and placement while the sand and pebbles beneath them crunched in a hypnotic drone. The dry smell of soil, long devoid of nutrients, filtered throughRead More →