Treasure, Darkly by Jordan Elizabeth

Elizabeth blends cowboy action with a touch of steampunk technology and magic to create a tale that might appeal to both fantasy and western fans. Clark grew up in the brothel where his mother works, sneaking the occasional valuable from her clients’ clothes while they’re distracted. However, when the flask of absinthe he steals from … Continue reading Treasure, Darkly by Jordan Elizabeth

Time Isn’t On My Side

Time is. Time was. Time will be again. However, describing the process in fiction can be tricky; especially if the story is set prior to the invention of the watch. Seven Stones is gritty swords-and-sorcery. It opens in a dense forest in the rain, and continues with bad weather, ancient ruins, and other grimy backdrops. … Continue reading Time Isn’t On My Side

Escape from Witchwood Hollow by Jordan Elizabeth

Layering nuances of historical behaviour and belief over a common core of human experience, Elizabeth creates a fantasy tale that focuses more on the search for wisdom than the search for power. This story interweaves three narratives, linked by Witchwood Hollow, but separated by hundreds of years: in the modern day, Honoria, recently moved to … Continue reading Escape from Witchwood Hollow by Jordan Elizabeth