Stela Slumber Party at Lumi White’s

It was a cool spring evening as the guests arrived one by one at Lord White’s home in Zausberg. Lumi White met each guest at the door with a smile on her face. The slumber party had been her idea and she was anxious to make it memorable. First to arrive was Raessa, princess of Baghdad.  “Woooo!” She cried, fists raised above her head, a small satchel swinging from one fist. Lumi jumped at the exuberant princess. “I’ve been looking forward to this all week!”  “Thank you for coming, Princess Raessa,” Lumi said. “Oh, pish posh on the ‘princess’,” Raessa said as she swept by Lumi into the house, “What a lovely home!” “Thank you.” There was a knock on the door as Lumi directed Raessa to the front room. Lumi turned to the door and let in…

Impossible Interview: Lumi White

I made my way through the lovely streets of Zaubersburg. I soon found the home of Lord White where his daughter, Lumi, waited for me. Lumi had escaped the notice of the court until she had become the close “confidant” to Princess Fancis Hart. I sat across from her in their immaculate sitting room, tea…

Delving into the Backstock – Part 6

Here is our final post detailing our library of missed gems at Stela. Be sure to check out our earlier backstock posts. Unnatural Selection In the near future zoos have replaced actual animals with mechanical replicas. Everything works out very well until a glitch; a very dangerous glitch, hits the zoo. Codename: Ursa Minor During…

Delving into the Backstock: Part 5

Digging, digging, digging, we keep digging into the backstock. See where we started digging in Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4. Santos Jessica is an ex-FBI agent who comes home to bury her father and hunt for his killer; an old death cult has arisen; and a supernatural threat lurks in the shadows….

At the Gates of Dawn: History of Fantasy Literature – Part 3

In part one we looked at the earliest days of fantasy, and in part two we took our journey through the Era of Enlightenment to the Victorian Era. Now we wrap up our look at the history of fantasy literature in this post. Before Lord of the Rings Era Following the Victorian Era fantasy continued…