Countdown to Wattpad Block Party

Are you ready? We’re 2 days away from Kelly Anne Blount‘s Wattpad Block Party Winter 2018! Join us for fun posts, freebies, giveaways, cover reveals, sneak peeks, writing tips, and more!

Wattpad Block Party Winter 2018

As mentioned in a previous post, I shall be guest-posting in Kelly Anne Blount‘s Wattpad Block Party Winter 2018. After hearing suggestions from all my readers, I’ve decided to talk about fantasy story plotting, specifically regarding Rune Mage, including magic lore, character building, motivations, and the actual plotting process. It’ll be heavily condensed, because there’s only…

Need Your Help! Wattpad Block Party February 2018

Exciting news! I am proud to announce I will be participating in Kelly Anne Blount‘s biannual all-star Wattpad Block Party, coming to you in February 2018! Each member will contribute one chapter to her book of fun, alongside giveaways, shout-outs, and other fun prizes! This begs a question from me to you, my readers. What do…

Plagiarism and Wattpad

There have been some issues in the context of safety of my work and others on Wattpad. From a few Wattpad friends on Facebook, it’s come to my attention that there has been a site (or multiple sites) for the past year that have allowed internet users the ability to download stories onto their own…

Meet My Villain #3 (Rise of the Vengeful Dragon)

This post is about one of the villains in my fantasy novel Rise of the Vengeful Dragon, which is free to read on Wattpad. As with all “Meet My Character” blog posts, this contains **SPOILERS**.

Wattys2017: Vote and Support!

Wattys2017 is upon us! The annual Wattpad contest where Wattpadders compete for renown and recognition, for the most-read books and most-beloved stories, for the title of the best of the best! And guess what? Both March City and Rune Mage are entered! Want to support them? Here’s what you can do, between now and 1st August: 1) Vote on the…

Meet My Villain #2 (The Windcaster)

This post is about one of the villains in my fantasy novel The Windcaster, which is free to read on Wattpad. As with all “Meet My Character” blog posts, this contains **SPOILERS**.

Wattpad Spotlight: Dark Tidings

Book promotion! “Dark Tidings” by KenMagee. Is blending old-time magic and modern technology your thing? Dark Tidings is an urban fantasy adventure that blended the thrill and unlimited potential of an ancient magical world with the logic of modern day technology and takes you on a chase filled with excitement and humour as the main…

Thank You, Readers

I will never have reached where I am today without my readers. From those who avidly chase chapter after chapter, speculate to no ends, suggest pointers for improvement or ways to make my writing more dramatic; to enthusiastic, silently supportive ones who are the first to read and leave a vote and never complain when I’m…

Wattpad Spotlight: “Gertrude of Rebelslavia”

Wattpad Spotlight: “Gertrude of Rebelslavia” by LeeAnna_Sam123 as recommended by LilahHimon — a book that deserves more reads! Gertrude of Rebelslavia is a TeenFic Fantasy that follows the story of the titular character who’s fed up with her life and got shipped by her parents to boarding school. Think Harry Potter mixed with fairy tales with…

Camp NaNoWriMo

I hadn’t planned on doing this. Rune Mage for NaNoWriMo2016 was tough as it is because of work, but my friend Stef was like “Do it! Do it!” so I joined her cabin. I’ve pledged to do 25k, which is just under double my usual amount (~1.8k twice a week, about 14k a month). Making progress so…

Talent Spotlight: Stefanie Saw

Are you looking for a graphic designer for your self-published book or for non-commercial use? Are you looking for someone efficient and comes highly recommended? Or do you just want to look at pretty stuff? Check out Stefanie Saw (seventhstar), a freelance graphics designer based in Malaysia with incredible talent. She does non-commercial work on the side…