Eight Things that Will Make Me Instantly Read a Book

Eight Things that Will Make Me Instantly Read a Book

I am a tried and true fantasy addict. And while I do venture beyond the realms of fantasy on occasion, I always come back to my niche right away. What can I say? I like insanely creative impossible things. But that doesn’t mean that all fantasy books are things I will read. In fact, I’m quite […]

April 18, 2017
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Writing & Yardwork & Not a lot of Blogging [The Sunday Post]

Writing & Yardwork & Not a lot of Blogging [The Sunday Post]

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted at Caffeinated Book Reviewer. It’s a chance to share news~ A post to recap the past week on your blog and showcase books and things we have received. Share news about what is coming up on our blog for the week ahead. Life Updates:   Things have been […]

April 16, 2017
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Fairytales: Why & How Stories Evolve Over Time [Elements of Fantasy]

Fairytales: Why & How Stories Evolve Over Time [Elements of Fantasy]

Elements of Fantasy is a feature I host here at FaerieFits. Periodically, there’s a book that puts the spotlight on a particularly interesting element of fantasy, and I like to explore it more in-depth. Sometimes I’ll pull on some history, other times I’ll explore variations on a similar theme. These will all be different! Fairytales […]

April 14, 2017
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Hidden Truth (Truth #2) by Dawn Cook [Review from the Archives]

Hidden Truth (Truth #2) by Dawn Cook [Review from the Archives]

This book was originally read and reviewed in April 2016. As this is a quartet of books that I listened to back-to-back, I’m keeping my reviews in a format designed to highlight developments in each of four categories: plot, pacing, world, and characters. In each of these categories, I’ll only be discussing what’s relevant to […]

April 12, 2017
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Take a Look at Some of the Most Unique Books I’ve Read!

Take a Look at Some of the Most Unique Books I’ve Read!

Being an avid reader of all things fantasy, I get exposed to some PRETTY CREATIVE ideas. Fantasy is one of those genres that really pushes the bounds of the possible. And if you’re a skilled enough writer, you can put pen to paper and make brand new ideas come to life. Here are some of […]

April 11, 2017
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A Slow Week, but a LOT of Writing! [The Sunday Post]

A Slow Week, but a LOT of Writing! [The Sunday Post]

The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted at Caffeinated Book Reviewer. It’s a chance to share news~ A post to recap the past week on your blog and showcase books and things we have received. Share news about what is coming up on our blog for the week ahead. Life Updates: I have been sick […]

April 9, 2017
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Always Remember that it’s CHARACTERS that Drive Your Story

Always Remember that it’s CHARACTERS that Drive Your Story

I found myself stuck in an outlining rut the other day. I’m about at my typical point of being stuck at the first major plot hole, roughly 15,000 words in. Go figure. Happens EVERY time I get to this point. I’m a bit of a plantser when it comes to writing. I work off of […]

April 7, 2017
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First Truth (Truth #1) by Dawn Cook [Review from the Archives]

First Truth (Truth #1) by Dawn Cook [Review from the Archives]

This book was originally read and reviewed in April 2016. All transparency here right up front: I bought this series without even reading any of the blurbs because Dawn Cook = Kim Harrison and I love Kim Harrison. So I was definitely pre-disposed toward liking this book by the time I actually picked it up […]

April 5, 2017
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Ten Reasons I am Proud to be a Whovian

Ten Reasons I am Proud to be a Whovian

Okay, so I know FaerieFits is about all things fantasy, but sci-fi and fantasy so often go hand in hand. And, honestly, is anyone here shocked to discover that I’m a HUGE fan of Doctor Who? Anywho (Sorry, couldn’t resist!) The new season starts NEXT WEEK! And in honor of that exciting announcement, I’m going […]

April 4, 2017
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Fifteen Minute Ficlet: “Star” #15MF

Fifteen Minute Ficlet: “Star” #15MF

15 Minute Ficlets is a rekindled weekly writing challenge hosted over at The Literary Pheonix. (She’s doing it for fun, but I’m joining in! Woohoo!) Based on a single word, write a story in fifteen minutes.  The word count is irrelevant.  Just write your heart out for 15 minutes and be inspired by the word. […]

April 3, 2017
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