The Wedding of Eithne Goodreads Giveaway!

In anticipation of the forthcoming release of The Wedding of Eithne on 25 April, we’re giving away 4 autographed print copies! The Wedding of Eithne Goodreads Giveaway! Love is the Perfect Weapon. With the day of her arranged wedding fast

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13 Week Rewrite: Week Thirteen – The End

At last. The home stretch. This week, you’re rewriting the ending to your story. The story doesn’t conclude at the climactic battle-scene. It’s not over until your heroine returns home. This final section is sometimes called the falling action or

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The Wedding of Eithne: Beneath the Sacred Hill #Excerpt

The Lady Eithne of Dolgallu, from The Wedding of Eithne by Michael E. Dellert

With the day of her arranged wedding fast approaching, will the Lady Eithne agree to marry King Eowain? And what interest do the mysterious drymyn-priests and their dark, forgetful Gods have in such a mundane matter as love? Eithne cursed

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Hedge King in Winter Amazon Kindle Giveaway!

Hedge King in Winter Amazon Kindle Giveaway, from Michael E. Dellert

The King is Crippled! Can his brother, Lord Eowain, hold the kingdom together against the machinations of their rival cousin? See where it all began! Join the growing cult gathering around the Matter of Manred Saga and read it from

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From Rough Draft to Finished Manuscript: Guest Post by Andy Peloquin

Andy Peloquin, Author

Over the last thirteen weeks and more, I’ve shared with you my own process for rewriting the first draft of your novel manuscript. But is it my way or the highway? Hardly. And thankfully, I’ve got Andy Peloquin back with

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13 Week Rewrite: Week Twelve – Battle Scene

This week, you’re rewriting up to the point where your hero makes a new choice. This is the climactic battle scene. Although it’s an internal battle for the hero, it may also present itself externally. It’s where your hero makes

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13 Week Rewrite: Week Eleven – Reality

This week, you’re rewriting through approximately one-third of your Third Act. Many things are happening to your heroine at once by this point in the story. As a result of her surrender, she’s re-framed her relationship to the meaning she

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13 Week Rewrite: Week Ten – Surrender

This week, you’ll rewrite up to the end of Act Two, where your hero surrenders the possibility of ever achieving his goal. Through this surrender, he experiences a death of his old identity and reframes his relationship to his goal.

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13 Week Rewrite: Week Nine – Suffering

This week, you’ll rewrite up to the point where your protagonist suffers. Certainly your hero struggles in a variety of ways throughout the story, but what makes this moment of suffering unique is that her suffering is due to an

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Brain To Books Cyber Convention and Book Exposition

There are rumblings deep under the mountain, and those who live close by swear that they have seen fire and smoke in the distance. Ever since the town was established, local bards have told tales of a great monster that

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"The Wedding of Eithne: Fourth Tale in the Matter of Manred" by Michael E. Dellert! Available Now! Get this exciting new Fantasy Adventure here! Dismiss

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