A New Chapter In My Thankfulness For Les Stobbe

I began writing MERLIN’S BLADE in 2006 and finished it in 2008. I thought I was done, but I was far from it as thirteen more drafts of the novel awaited as well as the unenviable task of cutting it down by over 45,000 words … almost 1/3! And patience.  I needed patience.  Because it took[…]

Celebrating the 10 Year Anniversary of EpicTales.org!

It was ten years ago on September 22nd that I posted my very first blog post here at EpicTales.org! Since then we have seen and experienced, in no particular order: 356 Blog Posts Six writing conferences attended Three novels written, edited, and published by Zondervan / BLINK YA Books Seeing my publisher merge with Thomas Nelson[…]

King Arthur: Legend of the Sword

A Critical Review of King Arthur: Legend of the Sword

The movie that put me on the map, so to say, is finally out, and my verdict is in. How did “King Arthur: Legend of the Sword” put me on the map? The reason is because this movie was in the planning stages way back before I was published, and its very presence in the[…]