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The Neverland's Library Anthology is now on sale! With an introduction by Tad Williams and stories by Mark Lawrence, Marie Brennan, Jeff Salyards, Miles Cameron, Joseph R. Lallo, Mercedes M. Yardley, William Meikle, J.M. Martin, Teresa Frohock, and many more, the Neverland's Library Anthology is a collection of original works will take readers back to that moment when they first fell in love with the genre.

Miserere is now available at Audible.

My short story "Naked the Night Sings" is only one of the many fine stories in the urban fantasy anthology Manifesto: UF, edited by Tim Marquitz and Tyson Mauermann, Angelic Knight Press, 2013.

Free!

 

Death comes for us all.

Keep her as your friend.

 Read "La Santisima"

Novels

"Filled with show me now and tell me later prose, [Miserere] was one of the finest debuts of 2011 and remains a novel that I remember details from nearly three years later." Justin Landon, Tor.com

Download an excerpt of Miserere here

Entries in Megan Burke (1)

Saturday
Jul022011

Handling Religion in Novels

I'm Down Under over at Megan Burke's blog, The Literary Life. I've written a guest post about some of the tricks I employed to handle writing religion in fiction ...

Everyone thought I was crazy for wanting to use Christians [in a fantasy], I mean that automatically makes the novel Christian fiction, right?

No.

I did not intentionally set out to make Woerld a mirror of Earth; however, once I reached that point, the first thing I wanted to do was avoid stereotypes ... [read more here]

And don't forget that we are STILL taking entries of flash fiction with AWESOME prizes including the chance to win a query critique or a 25 or 50 page critique from my agent Weronika Janczuk. Now who doesn't want to wow a literary agent with your prose? Rules are here.