The Third Dimension – The Realm of the Swamp Fairies

Welcome to Fairy Swamp. What could be better than a visit to the “Third Dimension,” with my swamp fairies? Come along for the ride! I entered the horizontal plane of oblivion drifting into the third dimension as if I were being born again. Inside, the dark void pushed me forward… Continue reading

Silver’s Book Reviews – “The Iron Pendulum,” by Eloise De Sousa

Title:  The Iron Pendulum Author: Eloise De Sousa Print Length: 156 pages Publisher: Lulu.com Publication Date: June 26, 2016 Sold by Amazon Digital Services LLC Language: English ISBN-10: 1326689983 ISBN-13: 9781326689988 ASIN: B01HYFLBII Formats: Paperback and Kindle Goodreads Genres: Mystery, Suspense, Murder Mystery In the Author’s Words: “Julia Webster and Hugo del Fuego are missing from their third-floor apartment in… Continue reading

A Visit to Fairy Swamp

Welcome to Fairy Swamp, the inspiration for my book, The Heart Stone Chronicles – The Swamp Fairy. While I am away on vacation, I thought it would be a great time to share some photos and video from 2015 so you can see where my inspiration came from. We had… Continue reading

VACATION Time!

Even though I am staying at home! Hello, everyone. I am excited to take a few days off to spend with family. From August 4th – August 9th, I will be sightseeing, playing miniature golf, barbecuing, shopping, and decorating fairy houses with my two adorable granddaughters, Maleah and Arianna. I’ll… Continue reading

Writer’s Quote Wednesday Writing Challenge Theme-“Passion” #WQWWC

Hello, it’s me again. Ronovan. Yep, it’s my week to host the Writer’s Quote Wednesday Writing Challenge. If you missed out on reading last week’s entries for the theme of Memories, click here to go there. And if you are a participant you really should be visiting all your fellow… Continue reading

PROOF! The 1917 Fairy Photos

In my journey reading through fairy and nymph research for my book, The Heart Stone Chronicles – The Swamp Fairy, I discovered a fascinating story about a couple of young cousins, Elsie Wright (1900-88) and Frances Griffiths (1907-86) who lived in Cottingley, Yorkshire, England. All five photos are from an article… Continue reading

Fantasy vs. Magical Realism

In the quest to define the genre of my novel, The Heart Stone Chronicles – The Swamp Fairy, I stumbled across a definition of a genre I had not previously explored. It is called magical realism. Although I have categorized my novel into the fantasy realm, after further reflection, I… Continue reading

Trying to Stay Sleek – A Haiku

The RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #108 prompt words for this week are “Sizzle & Sleek.” Ohhh… those are perfect for August 1st. Wait! Is it August already? Where did all the time go? How can the summer be flying by so quickly? Summer brings its own share of… Continue reading