Inspiring Quotes From J.R.R. Tolkien

J.R.R. Tolkien is known for his fantasy fiction series ‘The Lord of the Rings,’ but he was also literary critic, writer, poet, and faithful to Christ. He was a proud Christian and a committed Catholic. Through his writing, he not only inspired through his tales of Middle Earth but affirmed the Gospel and its impact…

Interview With Author Jeri R. Smith

Jeri R. Smith is a paranormal author from Oklahoma. The first book of her series The Black Blood Legacies, Fate’s Crossing is available on Amazon. Apart from writing fiction, she is also a video game blogger at Nerdy News and Reviews.  I had the opportunity to interview Mrs. Smith where we talked a little about her…

Finding Your Writing Spot

Where is your writing spot? That is a funny question, I know, but every author has one.  You go there to sit quietly to write your books, outlines, or even just to daydream about becoming a published author complete with a hardcover first edition. I use to have one. When I was a marketing associate,…

Just Imagine FIGHT- Godzilla VS Smaug

  This imaginary battle is between two epic characters. One is science fiction and the other is fantasy. From Middle Earth and the pages of the epic fantasy written by JRR Tolkien, we have Smaug. He is a treasure hoarding dragon that blows fire and steals treasure. He is powerful and unafraid. His opponent is…

Childhood Books That Inspired Me

Yesterday, I was speaking to some friends about books that changed deeply affected our childhood. I cannot speak for my friends, but for me, it was a walk down memory lane. I remember writings from Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Anna Sewell, Gilbert Morris, Samuel Clemens, HG Wells, Mary Shelley, and so many other books that…

Classic Fictional Stories Everyone Should Read Part 1

All writers are readers and that is true of me too. I loved to read and it is important that everyone should read. Whether writer or reader. If you cannot bring yourself to read, then get an audiobook. Stories, books, novellas, and others are important to expand our horizons. This is a list of classic…