Food and Spice

Food and Spice

   Food plays a big role in Max and the Spice Thieves, as it will throughout the Secrets of the Twilight Djinn. Captain Cinn touts, “Bland food is a crime.”  We take for granted that we can open a drawer and have spices from all around the world at...
Three-Eyed Sally

Three-Eyed Sally

I wish I could talk to Three-Eyed Sally right now so she could predict what was going to happen in 2021. My gut says that things will shift more back toward normal- whatever “normal” is. I believe we will be living in a whole new world, one full of new...
Harpies

Harpies

  WARNING THIS POST CONTAINS SPOILERS!!!!!!   In 1980, I discovered the gaming system of Dungeons and Dragons. It opened up new worlds for me that connected to my love of Middle Earth and Greek/Roman Mythology. There were only two hobby stores in town where...
Snow Bears

Snow Bears

  WARNING CONTAINS SPOILERS!!!!!!! If you read Max and the Spice Thieves or just saw the cover, you might have thought about The Golden Compass and the panserbjørne or as they are commonly called armored bears. You are right to think that because I loved the Dark...