Happy Thanksgiving Eve!

However you mark the turning of the wheel of the year, I hope you’re all enjoying a bit of down time, lovely food, and nourishing company.

Holiday season can mean full schedules and empty energy wells. Around the holidays, it’s even more important to me to minimize time with people and activities that draw from my well and make an extra effort to take care of myself and my dear ones. Continue reading “Happy Thanksgiving Eve!”

Blades of Janus Bonus Story — “Merry X-mas”

I had so much fun writing the bonus Blades of Janus short story, “Trick or Treat“, that I decided to stop in and see how Johnny Goblin, Scarecrow, and Spriggan celebrate Christmas. Of course, it’s as weird as you’d think 🙂

snowflake

Christmas is my favorite holiday, too, Johnny ❤ Some day, maybe you’ll learn to spell it right.

Please enjoy a peek into how three alien/Earth-Creature hybrids celebrate a holiday they adore and aren’t sure they quite understand.

(Psst… There’s also a video on my YouTube channel with me doing a reading of this piece, with imagery to accompany it 🙂 ).

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A Homeworld Holiday

I love the holidays. Pretty much all of them. And this time of year is just packed with some of my favorites.

Christmas Tree

The holidays surrounding the Winter solstice have always had a special place in my heart. It’s the darkest time of year, but the days are about to start growing longer. It’s always been a time of reflection and hope for me, a time to gather my loved ones—family by blood or by deep love and respect (and sometimes even both!).

No matter the name of the holiday, the family traditions, or customs we’re accustomed to, this is a time of year when people come together and remember their bonds. We find the common threads among the diverse experiences among us. We seek light amid the darkest time of the year. It is a time to give gifts and share warmth.

Here is my holiday gift for all my lovely readers.

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