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Heidi C. Vlach
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Self-publishing fantasy novelist
Self-publishing fantasy novelist

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  Repast (A Story of Aligare) by Heidi C. Vlach Mama said there was a legend about the gods giving out names. Long ago, when the land was new and the first trees were stretching toward the dome of the Great Barrier, the mortal peoples were nameless. That…

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Boy, it sure has been a while since I posted! I’ve been quietly working at a lot of things.   But, yeah. You’ll see some new work from me in the coming months — work such as: Reason (A Story of Aligare) will appear in the ROAR 7 anthology. The ROAR series…

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Today on my blog, why do dragons have hoards? A discussion of treasure piles and deeper meaning.

One of the more enduring ideas of Western-style dragons is that they hoard things. Gold and treasure, most typically. It’s a mental image I have from childhood, where I read The Hobbit in 4th grade and attempted to redraw the cover art of Smaug coiled…

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Today on my blog, a guest post from editor Claudie Arsenault about the inspiration for Wings of Renewal, a collection of solarpunk dragon stories.

Today’s post is a guest post by Claudie Arsenault, editor of the upcoming anthology Wings Of Renewal. It’s a collection of solarpunk dragon stories — and hey, any interesting spin on dragons has my full attention! But what was the inspiration to combine…

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Today on my blog, have you heard about the world's cutest octopus?

In case you hadn’t heard the news, a new species of octopus was discovered this summer — and it’s really cute.   Just look at that squishy little guy! The webbing between its tentacles gives it a bouncy swimming pattern, and the flappy little fins on its…

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Have you heard of the Society of Enlightened Dragonologist?
No? If you love dragons, and do not see them as killing machines, hop on over to Cheri and my site and join the Society of the Enlightened. We are always looking for loyal members to spread the word.
(Menu is in the upper left hand corner as a drop-down)
http://www.dragonologists.com/
#drasgons   #writers   #authors   #artists  
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Today on my blog, we don't all need to be diamonds: a thought about conformist ideas in fantasy writing.

First things first: a personal update! Yeah, I’ve been quiet these past few months, mostly because my job situation went belly-up while I was finishing Tinder Stricken. When I say that, I mean the boss thought it was fine to give me zero hours per week. I…

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I'd be up for a dragon roommate! (Do they count as a roommate if they don't fit inside the house ...?)
Imagine coming home to this everyday. I want to live in this house. Happy middle-of-the-week Wednesday!
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