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Happy Birthday to the Hedge King! #Bookiversary

Happy Birthday to Hedge King in Winter, by Michael E. Dellert

Today is the one year anniversary of Hedge King in Winter. Yes, believe it or not, one year ago today, my first fantasy novella, Hedge King in Winter, saw the light of day as a commercial publication. It was a

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Look, Up in the Sky! It’s Newark Comic Con 2016!

Newark Comic Con 2016

So, this happened. I decided to stop stalling and do my first public in-person author event: I’ll be exhibiting the Matter of Manred Saga at Newark Comic Con 2016, Saturday August 20 on the Waterfront in historic Newark NJ! Yes,

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#13WeekNovel Writing Challenge: Week 4 – Get Specific

By now, you’re probably getting itchy to begin writing your first draft. You should feel free to get started if you like. But I recommend you give yourself just one more week to develop a still richer sense of the

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Hedge King in Winter: The Matter of Manred Begins…

Get Hedge King in Winter, the complete 13 episode novella. Now Available in Print and for Kindle. “The king is crippled…” Set in a grimly realistic, medieval dystopia, Hedge King in Winter opens on the tense days following the grievous

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Best Day Ever

We are at The View, a rotating restaurant at the top of New York City’s Marriott Marquis hotel. As the restaurant turns, the panoramic view shows us the wide expanse of the Hudson River by moonlight, with the lights of

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Special Announcement: Hedge King in Winter on Amazon

That’s right… Now through 12 January 2016: Pre-order Hedge King in Winter on Amazon! Hedge King in Winter: The First Tale in the Matter of Manred The story opens on the tense days following the grievous wounding of a king

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The Story I Didn’t Tell You about My Free Book Offer

Note: Sign up to the mailing list before 3 October 2015 to receive free episodes of Hedge King in Winter delivered straight to your inbox ahead of publication. Episodes will be published on Wattpad, but if you sign up for

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Hedge King in Winter: The Brother Calcas

Note: This is an adapted excerpt from my new novella, Hedge King in Winter. Join the mailing list from 11 January to 19 January 2016 to receive free Hedge King in Winter bonus content. Calcas, drymyn of the brotherhood, had

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The Rule of Magic

Over the years, in writing workshops, at conferences, and in games, novels, and short stories, I’ve seen hundreds of ways that magic might work in a fantasy society. But that basic idea is just the beginning. With magic, you must

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Hedge King in Winter: The Thorp of Maladarach

Note: On 12 January, 2016, the complete 13-episode serialized novella Hedge King in Winter becomes available from Amazon. Below is an adapted excerpt from Episode 6, plus the never-before-seen map of the Kingdom of Droma and the Surrounding Lands! The

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