Tag Archives: Zodiac Assassins

For The Love Of…Sneak Peeks by Artemis Crow

  Bryn’s Flight, book 8 of my Zodiac Assassins series, is coming out in December! Here’s a sneak peek… Like before, it only took days for Bryn to heal, but this time, she wasn’t under orders to stay in her … Continue reading

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For The Love Of…Learning All The Things by Artemis Crow

I love to learn new things. Book things, craft things, researching mythology things…all the things. If it’s a thing, I want to learn it. My love of learning things manifested over the years; growing more quickly after college, darn it.  … Continue reading

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For The Love Of…Horses and Girls and Second Chances by Artemis Crow

In my work in progress, there are horses and a girl, Helena. She’s a secondary character who is horse crazy like I was, and fun to write. She also has wisdom to impart to Bryn, the protagonist, about second chances … Continue reading

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For The Love Of…Microtension by Artemis Crow

I read a fabulous article by C.S. Lakin via Jane Friedman’s blog. You can find it here: https://www.janefriedman.com/the-secret-ingredient-of-a-commercially-successful-novel/?utm_source=ActiveCampaign&utm_medium=email&utm_content=The+Secret+Ingredient+of+a+Commercially+Successful+Novel&utm_campaign=Daily+Blog In the article, C.S. uses Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn to illustrate how microtension can be uses to throw the reader off or create the … Continue reading

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For The Love Of…Character Introductions by Artemis Crow

“Gentlemen!” Mr. C yelled into the microphone. “This is going to be a bloody one, so put on your protective raincoats or tarps if you got ‘em! With us tonight, straight from I-Don’t-Know-Where-And-I-Don’t-Care, US of A,” he said, pausing when … Continue reading

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For The Love Of…Positivity by Artemis Crow

“Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.” –  Abraham Lincoln You’re Writing A Book – Creativity helps you find positivity My self-editor can be such a drag. Seriously. Standing on my shoulder, criticizing … Continue reading

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For The Love Of…Slogging Through by Artemis Crow

Slogging is such a great sounding word for such a physical act. Today, however, I’m talking about the mental slogging we do when the writing is difficult, when sales are scarce, when you wonder why you’re putting yourself through the … Continue reading

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For The Love Of…Bryn’s Flight by Artemis Crow

Having just released Cancer’s Moon, the 7th book in my Zodiac Assassins series, it’s time to return to the first draft of the next book, a short novel titled, Bryn’s Flight. Bryn is a Valkyrie, who has come to Colorado … Continue reading

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For The Love Of…Forgiving Yourself by Artemis Crow

Sooo…yes, I have the occasional brain fart. Like today, when I was supposed to have a blog post ready and scheduled for midnight last night. But here I am, writing it the afternoon of release day instead. We all have … Continue reading

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For The Love Of…Using Animals In Your Story by Artemis Crow

What is it about a pet in a story? Adorable, heartwarming, mystery solving, funny, they add so much to a story for me. They add so much to my life. I suppose that’s why most of the books in my … Continue reading

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