Samantha Elveen hates the fae—the powerful elementals responsible for her sister’s death. Grieving for her sister and facing an uncertain future, she doesn’t think things can get worse. Until Aelix transfers to her school. The intriguing fae challenges her perceptions. But events are moving beyond her control and, along with her best friend Alice and … Continue reading Book One of The Elemental Fae Series
So... There is a ball of fluff in a gigantic DIY cage in the kitchen/dining/bathroom area of my apartment. He's called Ryder, the perfect assistant for a writer. Get it.
“One final paragraph of advice: do not burn yourselves out. Be as I am - a reluctant enthusiast....a part-time crusader, a half-hearted fanatic. Save the other half of yourselves and your lives for pleasure and adventure. It is not enough to fight for the land; it is even more important to enjoy it. While you … Continue reading Outlive
I went for a walk along a little river in a small town in Hokkaido. It's no where to encourage a tourist to go, or some place magical to share with a loved one. But for a little while, i felt the calm energy of the isolation.
I can describe him only as fidgety. Not because he fidgeted but it was the way he spoke. Jumping here and stumbling there. Then he drank some beer and his sentences smoothed and began to flow. I was suddenly seated next to a different person. An impression of his sober self lay heavy in my perception … Continue reading At the Izakaya
“The more you have, the more you are occupied, the less you give. But the less you have the more free you are. Poverty for us is a freedom. It is not mortification, a penance. It is joyful freedom. There is no television here, no this, no that. But we are perfectly happy.” ― Mother … Continue reading “The more you h…