Author: Kimberley

The Tip Jar

I’ve created a Patreon account. What is Patreon? It is a fantastic new crowd-sourcing option rather akin to Kickstarter or Indie-GoGo. You are able to support art you love for as little or as much as you like. You become…

Letters from the Desert – 23 Jan, 2433

Dear Sarena, The zone went hot when the Scorpion took exception to one of the new travelers in our happy little caravan. Ze cornered the poor soul against a boulder and refused to let zir rejoin the group. Looked like…

Fox Tales – Ramblings on Finding and Interpreting World Myths

Episode 7, season 2, of the mid-90’s show Northern Exposure, explored sources of modern myths for Americans. Leonard Quinhagak, the shaman of the local Tingit tribe, interviewed the white townspeople of Cicely, Alaska to learn about the stories that guide…

Letters from the Desert – 17 Jan, 2433

Dear Sarena, Turns out Fly’s preferred pronoun is ‘he’. He’s more human than I would have imagined. Said he’s second-gen and was shaped by the Deevas, not the mad scientists. Not sure how I feel about one mad scientist’s experiment…

Letters from the Desert – 15 Jan, 2433

Dear Serena, I learned more about those internal affairs Fly alluded to when I first met him. And why the caravan was so happy to have us go along with them. We encountered another group of Furies; these being less…

Letters from the Desert – 6 Jan, 2433

Dear Serena, We stopped to trade at a small settlement on the edge of the salt plains. It was still desert but that transition zone type where things grow in the red dirt. Fly says there’s more groups up in…

Letters from the Desert – 29 Dec, 2432

Dear Sarena, Turns out these Furies aren’t so bad. Sitting around a campfire at night, swapping war stories, I can almost forget they aren’t human. Even the mine-sweeping rock, though ze doesn’t really say anything.  Fly translates for the others;…

Letters From the Desert – 15 Dec, 2432

Dear Sarena, Jaoquin would have been 27 today. I miss him; it hurts. My chest tightens as it tries to keep my heart from escaping, leaping out of me and off to wherever he is. If there is anywhere to…

Publishing Agreement News

I’m very excited to be able to finally tell you about the book contract I signed with Spencer Hill Press. They purchased Curse of the Goblin Travelers for publication in early 2016 (the press release below says 2015 but it…

Letters from the Desert – 04 Dec, 2432

Dear Sarena, The day I cursed the endless sand and boredom, I met a band of Furies. Be careful what you wish for. I was slow pulling up camp that evening, not looking forward to another night of walking across…