From the trapeze artist's tent, I can hear the barker calling already, "Location! Location! Location!". This week at the YA Indie Carnival the topic is Settings. I am constantly enamored by the rural vistas of the Ohio River Valley (above). This photo actually comes from my farm which was the inspiration for the Hayes Family … Continue reading YA Indie Carnival…Location! Location! Location!
Yesterday, I headed to The Great Serpent Mound in Adams County for some research. It will be an important locale for Book 3 in the Midnight Guardian series. Part of southern Ohio history, the mound was created by an early people in the likeness of an uncoiling snake with an egg near the snake's mouth. … Continue reading Recon at the mouth of the serpent