Category Archives: Elaine Cantrell

Interview: The Princess Morgane

Today I’m interviewing one of my characters, the Princess Morgane from The Enchanted. I hope you like Morgane! She’s a brave woman. 1.  Tell us a little about yourself. How did you come to your author’s attention? Occupation?  “I am … Continue reading

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I Knew It Was Destiny

This week we’re moving from the world of fiction to the real world, and even in the real world there are happy love stories. I’d like to share my own love story with you. It certainly meets the criteria. The … Continue reading

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Review: By Invitation Only

The South Carolina Low Country is the setting for Dorothea Benton Frank’s novel By Invitation Only. The novel is the story of both young love and a midlife makeover. The young lovers’ backgrounds couldn’t be more different. His mother and … Continue reading

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Nope, We Don’t Do It Much

An honorific is a conventional word, title, or grammatical form that signals respect,politenessor social deference. The honorific is also known as a courtesy title or an address term. Compared to other countries we don’t use a lot of honorifics. Common ones are Mr., Mrs., Miss., … Continue reading

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Bringing Your Characters to Life

If you’re an author, you hope to create memorable characters who will help your story come alive and captivate your readers.  Most authors, get to know their characters inside and out before they even begin a book, but how do … Continue reading

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Ack! I’ve Got Work To Do

What stops a writer dead in his/her tracks when writing? Obviously, the answer will be different for different people. For me, there are three things that block my inspiration, and until I take care of them I can’t continue with … Continue reading

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Book Review: Arcadia’s Children 2: Fyfield Plantation

Several weeks ago, Andrew Williams asked me to review his new scifi/fantasy Arcadia’s Children 2: The Fyfield Plantation. The book is a sequel to Arcadia’s Children: Samantha’s Revenge. If you read book 1 you’ll find many familiar faces in book 2, … Continue reading

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