Goals for 2017

It has been a while since wrote about my New Year’s writing goals. That doesn’t mean I haven’t been setting goals and doing a pretty good job of meeting them. My biggest personal challenge is still finding time to write. I am up to 83 rejection letters and last year …

Bearskin Serialized

Hot on the tail of “Autumn Road to Yessar” my novella Bearskin is being serialized at the Scarlet Leaf Review. The first section is up now, the second section will be up in the middle of November and the last section will be up in the middle of December. Bearskin …

Encyclopedia of Idhua: Provaria

The Great Tome of Fantastic Wonderous Places will be out in less than a month (current release date is September 21st!) I thought I’d post a bit about the country that my story, Autumn Road to Yessar, is set in. Here is an entry for Provaria from “The Encyclopedia of Idhua:” Encyclopedia …

Cover of The Great Tome of Fantastic and Wondrous Places

Expert from “Autumn Road to Yessar.”

The Great Tomes of Fantastic and Wondrous Places is due out next month and to generate anticipation, I thought I’d post an expert from “Autumn Road to Yessar.” In preparation for the release, I’ve been revamping my website TannaraYoung.com. Please stop by and let me know what you think. When …

How to Sell Short Stories to an Anthology

It gives me great pleasure to introduce a post from a guest blogger: Debroah Walker. She is one of the other authors appearing in The Great Tome of Fantastic and Wondrous Places  with me. Be sure to look for her science fiction story ‘Low the Ascomycotan Sky’ when the anthology comes …

Lorgren Launch Party

Five and a half years ago I had my first Idhuan Launch Party for Lendhlay. My project was to write a short story and an ‘encyclopedia’ entry for each of the fourteen kingdoms of Idhua. Now, after 60 rejection letters and two acceptances, 3 different writing groups, dozens of rough …