Fun Extras to include in your novels.

Photo by Sunsetoned on Pexels.com I don't know about anyone else, but I'm one of those people that loves it when authors include secondary information or behind the scenes information about their books. I think especially for science fiction and fantasy, it really helps people explore more about the world behind the story and helps…

Japanese Yokai: Kitsune, Pocket foxes, and more

The Kitsune are mythological creatures from Japan. Kitsune is actually the word for "fox" but in this sense it also means "fox-spirit". Kitsunes are normally seen as seductresses (as they're more commonly female) or tricksters but they have a wide range of cool abilities.   *Please take this with a grain of salt as I am…

Anticipated Book Releases for May 2021.

I apologize ahead of time if the spacing on this post is a little weird. I noticed it while editing but I'm not quite sure how to fix the formatting here. Project Hail Maryby Andy Weir Project Hail Mary by Andy Weir Mister Impossible(Dreamer Trilogy #2)by Maggie Stiefvater  Mister Impossible (Dreamer Trilogy #2) by Maggie Stiefvater Sixteen Scandalsby Sophie Jordan …

My Review of the Shadow and Bone first and second episode.

I meant to post this several days ago but then got really distracted and forgot. I’ll be posting my review of the next couple of episodes tomorrow. I read Shadow and Bone like...10 years ago????? Oh God, so long ago... Anyways, I was REALLY excited when I first heard about this and that it was…

(Repost) Mini Book Review- The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer by Michelle Hodkin

Mara Dyer doesn’t think life can get any stranger than waking up in a hospital with no memory of how she got there.It can.She believes there must be more to the accident she can’t remember that killed her friends and left her mysteriously unharmed.There is.She doesn’t believe that after everything she’s been through, she can…

Japanese Women: Mochizuki Chiyome and the Kunoichi

Ever since the West has been in contact with the Japanese, the ever powerful, mysterious, and seemingly magical ninjas have captured Western imagination. Ninjas were a secret group of special forces, high trained, spies in Medieval Japan. Although popularized today, traditionally ninjas commonly did not wear the all black costume that we imagine them in,…