I'm thrilled to share the new cover for The Heart Stone Chronicles created by my dear friend and Sister of the Fey, Wendy Anne Darling. We decided that Abby Forester needed the place of honor on the cover, as this is the story of her journey into the realm of the Swamp Fairy. https://read.amazon.com/kp/card?asin=B01MU69MXT&preview=inline&linkCode=kpe&ref_=cm_sw_r_kb_dp_l0rOBb76A18AZ Fourteen-year-old … Continue reading The Heart Stone Chronicles has a New Look
I am ecstatic at this glowing review from Terri, at SecondWindLeisure.com. This is the highest praise an author can receive. Thank you with all my heart. ❤
It is with great pleasure I share this review of The Heart Stone Chronicles: Part 1, The Swamp Fairy,by Author Colleen M. Chesebro.
But first, let us go back over two years ago, when I first met Colleen in Fall 2014. Her blog was then called “Silver Threading.” She introduced readers to The Swamp Fairy. Here is an excerpt:
“It was a warm morning in November the first time I saw the swamp fairy. The fog curled around the tops of the trees and the autumn breeze smelled of fragrant flowers, even though the early frost had killed all the wild flowers. I inhaled the intoxicating fragrance and peered into the dense foliage near the road. It was a lovely peaceful morning.
I was out for my regular morning walk. I had taken the narrow back road behind Blackberry Ridge where I lived. This morning I could hear…
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It has been Christmas at my house today… all over again! The calcite fairy stone necklaces, made by IreneDesign2011 have arrived! One look at these magical pendants and you too will want a fairy stone like Abby wears in The Heart Stone Chronicles: The Swamp Fairy. Here's how to get your own: The small calcite … Continue reading Calcite Fairy Stones – Where to Find Them
Welcome to my contribution to my weekly Tanka challenge. This week, I kept the prompt words of 'last and few.' Both words have many connotations and can change the meaning of your Tanka poetry in many ways. By the way, please link your Tanka to my post found here. Ron and I have so much to be … Continue reading Ringing in the New Year – A Tanka
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 like a vacuum in reverse. … Continue reading The Third Dimension – The Realm of the Swamp Fairies
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 do believe it falls more … Continue reading Fantasy vs. Magical Realism
The RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #106 words for this week are "Sing & Flower." To make the words a bit more colorful I used the word, "chant" for sing, and "bud," for flower. Nymphs chant ancient songs – as buds raise their heads in glee, a storm lurks above. Colleen M. Chesebro ~*~ I … Continue reading “Ancient Songs” – A Haiku
The RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Poetry Prompt #Challenge #104 words for this week are "dazzle & sky." I am still editing The Swamp Fairy, Book 1 of the Heart Stone Chronicles. My fairy nymphs are never far, and they continue to share the wonders of their nymph kingdom with me… Here's a sneak peek from The Swamp Fairy: … Continue reading The Heart Stone – A Haiku
Hey, EVERYBODY! It's that time again! Time to join in the "Writers Quote Wednesday Writing Challenge," co-sponsored with Ronovan Hester of Ronovan Writes, right here on silverthreading.com and myself, Silver Threading! Please use #WQWWC on Twitter so we can retweet you and spread the inspiration. Welcome! This is an open invitation to join in on our blogging … Continue reading #WQWWC – Writer’s Quote Wednesday Writing Challenge – “Rebirth”