Helloooo! Are you back for more Weekend Writing Warriors and Snippet Sunday posts? Do you crave more Halina and Gethen from The Shadow & The Sun? Me, too!
But before we get to the writing, we need to cover some business:
Wanna be a part of WeWriWa?
Annnnd, I’m back! (Like that rash you told your mom had totally cleared up.) It’s time for Weekend Writing Warriors and Snippet Sunday, and you know that means more Halina and Gethen and The Shadow & The Sun!
But first, some business:
Wanna participate in WeWriWa?
Hello and welcome back, Readers and Weekend Writing Warriors! (If you’re a newbie-dewbie-doo, go to this link. You’ll find a list of this week’s participating authors and learn how you can take part in weekly WeWriWa hops, too.)
The last scene I posted from The Shadow & The Sun was a sneaky peek at Gethen and Halina’s first kiss, but I still haven’t introduced Halina to you.
Check it out! My lovely and talented (and selfless) friend ER Arroyo has a new short story out! Sovereign: Aggression (Antius Ascending)
“And also like before, we’re allowing Tyce to pick his own subject for the first introduction. Bless his soul, the kid just picked the biggest, meanest-looking one available.”
When the chemical warheads that ended the world began to fall, veterinary student Karen was able to find shelter, where she remained underground for years.
Happy Valentine’s Day!
And I’m writing a romantic fantasy, which means today’s post is gonna be all smoochy for you Weekend Writing Warriors! (If you’re a newbie-dewbie-doo, go to this link. You’ll find a list of this week’s participating authors and learn how you can take part in weekly WeWriWa hops, too.)
(That bit above the post is a sneak peek at a little snippet of the cover art for The Shadow & The Sun.
I’m baaack and I have a new novel to pull from for Weekend Writing Warriors! I’ve missed the feedback and camaraderie of WeWriWa and can’t wait to see what everyone’s working on.
So, without further ado, here are the first eight sentences of The Shadow and the Sun.
I have a treat for you! Today I’m featuring a long sample from fellow sci-fi/fantasy novelist Zen DiPietro’s upcoming release, Facing Fortune. (Look at that gorgeous cover!) This is the sequel to Seeking Sorrow, and is now available for pre-order from Amazon.
by Band of Dystopian
The release of AVHF upon NYC’s unsuspecting populace brings bloody suffering within hours, death within a day, and spreads worldwide within a month. Online community, Prep For Doom, has risen to the top of the doomsday preparation movement.
From July 8 thru July 15 I’ll be participating in the All-Access Author Q&A to help raise money in support of a member of Band of Dystopian Authors and Fans.
M. Lauryl Lewis’s son is battling a brain tumor and the family could use some financial aid from the reading and writing community.
From the imaginations of twenty authors of dystopian and post-apocalyptic fiction comes PREP FOR DOOM — an integrated collection of short stories that tell the tale of a single catastrophe as experienced by many characters, some of whom will cross paths.