Authors: Truth vs Myth

Maybe you hope to be an author. Maybe you have a friend who is one. Either way, there are plenty of misconceptions about what happens when a writer becomes published. The minutes I became a published author, these assumptions started popping out of my friends’ and acquaintances mouths until I just had to put aside [...]

A Thing or Two About Unicorns

There are very few mythical creatures considered to be “good” in all different stories, cultures/traditions. But the unicorn is one of them. The unicorn itself represents many things in different stories. Most commonly, the unicorn is a symbol of purity and virtue. In the Middle Ages, the unicorn became a religious symbol, especially in art. [...]

Summer Sunflower – A Bit About Me

I was nominated for the Sunflower Award by Shantelle of A Writer's Heart. I let you in on 11 facts about myself, and answer 11 questions from Shantelle. You ready? Here we go ... I'll try to make the answers short and sweet! Facts About Ashlee 1.) I am the oldest of two. 2.) The [...]

Character Traits of a Fairy

Fairies have been around in our stories and legends for many years. Their lore exists in every country of the world in some form or another. Books have been written on them, places have been said to be inhabited by them, people even claim to have seen them. Fairies, just like any fantastical creature born in [...]