Other Authors

12 Things you (probably) didn’t know about…

Author M. J. Mallon Before I let you get off to the interview and fun facts, I've got to announce that The Curse of Time by M. J. Mallon is now available in ebook and paperback! Woot woot! MJ Mallon is an author and blogger whose interests include writing, photography, poetry, and alternative therapies. She… Continue reading 12 Things you (probably) didn’t know about…

#BlogBattles, Weekly Entries to #BlogBattle

#BlogBattle: SILVER Entries & Voting

Here are the short stories written so far! Be sure to read them all! I'll add more as they are available, and on Wednesday I'll add the POLL to this post so we can all vote for our favorite. In order to vote, please write a short story so that we can include yours, too!… Continue reading #BlogBattle: SILVER Entries & Voting


Polish the Silver. Make it Shine. #BlogBattle Week 5

Week 5 #BlogBattle Theme: Silver (and REMEMBER! Starting this week, everyone who has participated in the past and participates this week gets to vote for the winner! I'll post a Poll w/links to all the stories on Wednesday PST. 🙂 ) Polish the Silver. Make it Shine. "Toledo Fink! You little stink! I'm telling, Mom!"… Continue reading Polish the Silver. Make it Shine. #BlogBattle Week 5

Book Related, I think it's neat, My Writing Journey, Other Authors

The 7/7/7 Challenge!

I came across this fun challenge on The Elusive Dreamer, E. Rawls' lovely blog. To complete the 7/7/7 Challenge, writers need to share 7 sentences from their WIP (Work in Progress), starting at the 7th line of their WIP’s seventh page. But if those sentences make no sense at all, or you don’t feel comfortable with… Continue reading The 7/7/7 Challenge!

Book Related, My Writing Journey

Why Did I Choose Fantasy?

I talk to people in person about my writing almost every week now. EVERY time someone asks me about my book it usually goes something like this: Person: "Rachael, I saw on Facebook [I heard] you are writing a book. What's it about?" Me: (Starts to sweat. Thinks, how do I explain this in simple and… Continue reading Why Did I Choose Fantasy?