7 Essential Elements of My Fabled Quest Chronicles Series

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I surveyed my VIP Readers’ Club back in 2015/16 and asked what other genre or sub-genre they’d like to see me write. Overwhelmingly the response was epic fantasy. In 2018, I published the first of my epic fantasy adventure series, the Fabled Quest Chronicles with the first novel, Through Titan’s Trail. It’s 2020 and we’re coming to the end of …

Fabled Quest Chronicles Book 5 Online Poll

Austin Dragon Fabled Quest Chronicles, Online Poll, Writing 3 Comments

Fabled Quest Chronicles Book 5 is Done! I finished the second to last book of the Fabled Quest Chronicles series yesterday! Nice and long, but not too long at 105,000 words. However, it ends on such a wicked cliff-hanger (actually more than one) I’m wondering if I should finish Book 6 and release both together. The epic fantasy Siren Storms …

Give the Author An Assignment 2020

Austin Dragon Independent Publishing, Writing 31 Comments

In 2015, I had two series–my original After Eden Series (see the new covers HERE with a picture of the old ones at the bottom) and the Sleepy Hollow Horrors–and was working on a brand-new sci-fi series called Liquid Cool. But then I asked my readers and fans in my VIP Readers’ Club for suggestions and to vote on what …

Don’t We Sci-Fi Writers Have an Obligation to Say Something About This New “Orwellian” World?

Austin Dragon Science Fiction, Serious Science Fiction, Writer Musings 25 Comments

When I joined the US Army, there was still a Soviet Union. I remember the “good feelings” a segment of American society had towards the Soviet Union then, even going so far as to say the Communist state was a better and more noble nation than America. I said to myself: “Why would any rational person want to champion regimes …

New Release! The Forest of Ancients

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LATEST RELEASE: May 4th, 2020 Do Not Anger the Great Forest! The Fabled Quest Chronicles continues in Book Four of the epic fantasy adventure series—filled with heroes, villains, monsters, and magic. Their departure from the Lands of Man for the magic lands is a distant memory. Titan’s Caravan survived the war wizards of Xenhelm and have marched past Faë-Land itself–the …

Cover Reveal: The Forest of Ancients (Fabled Quest Chronicles, Book 4)

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Finally, its almost here! The release of the fourth Fabled Quest Chronicles novel–The Forest of Ancients, will be on May 4th.  Titan’s Caravan has now reached the Great Forest, the immense region of magic lands far more vast than the Lands of Man and Fae-Land combined. It is a region where “you may encounter a fifteen-foot squirrel and then a …

Cover Reveal: Prequel to the Fabled Quest Chronicles!

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The release of the fourth Fabled Quest Chronicles novel–The Forest of Ancients, should be released on time at the end of this month, but there is a delay for the book cover because my artist lives in Rome, Italy. (Don’t worry, he’s fine.) Therefore, I’m switching things around a bit as far as the release schedule. One of the surprises for …

Milestone: The Fabled Quest Chronicles

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The Latest Fabled Quest Chronicles novel is done! I finished the fourth Fabled Quest Chronicles novel—The Forest of Ancients! My goal was for 100,000 words or about 400 pages; I did know the latest novel would be longer than the previous three. Well, it’s 125,000 words–closer to 500 pages–which will make the fans happy. Now, The Forest of Ancients (Fabled …