An Interview

I asked readers for some questions, and then I answered them.  Who is your inspiration for Hess?  I actually don’t have a conscious inspiration for Hess. I think Hess is a collective of my mom friends. What real-life places inspired the lands in your universe?  Oh, great question! Daiesen Bay is roughly inspired by Greece….

Water Horse

When I set out to draw something in particular these days, I end up browsing Pinterest for reference pictures, and end up working off of one or two. I never used to work from pictures, but I’m finding it really helps me improve; learn how to draw new things, new angles. Also, searching for Mustangs…

13-Hook, Line, and Sinker

Galhara was a coastal city that had never been known for its horses—but I had. From childhood I spent as much time with them as I could, and had been known to do really stupid things like wander off and climb on any horse I met in the field. I did not differentiate between trained…

12-A Wager

“Ayglos,” I prodded my brother. “Wake up.” The gray of dawn was spilling into the shadowy places of the woods: I’d slept longer than I intended and we really need to hurry if we were to return before Namal worried. Gabe was on watch, and watching me curiously as I poked my older brother until…