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'Terra Rising: By Right of Arms' ~ cover art & design

Posted by Aidana WillowRaven on August 30, 2014 at 1:33pm 5 Comments







The above logo, created for the science fiction book series, TERRA RISING, I know, wasn't what JT had in his head. Luckily, he loved my interpretation of his concept (subdued silver, like a military badge, a starburst with an infinity symbol on top, with a sword thrust up through the starburst). 

I think he had more of a military patch in mind. 



Thinking that didn't follow the theme well enough, I extrapolated, lol.

I studied several Marine badges from different countries and somehow this popped into my head ... looking  NOTHING like the badges I was looking at, lol. 



I've never claimed to know how my brain works, so don't ask.




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Why I Write

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         I am asked fairly frequently, given all the writers' sites that I hang out on, what makes me do it.  Non-writers may genuinely want to know, or they may want some ammuntion to use against us, but either way, I've always been stuck for an…Continue

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Interview with steampunk author Margaret Killjoy

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Wolsung - Steampunk tabletop game

Started by Michael Grey in ENTERTAINMENT Jun 30. 0 Replies

Some of you guys might find this interesting.  Micro Art Studios procedude a tabletop wargame in a steampunk world called Wolsung.  I play a fair amount of games, and this is one of the more fun, easier to understand rulesets, and the models are…Continue

Interview with Dennis Consorte, Scrapyard Empire

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Interview with Jay Noel, Dragonfly Warrior

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Started by Loreli Green in MEET AND GREET. Last reply by Renee Sebastian Jun 27. 1 Reply

Hello, I'm Loreli. I am new to the concept of steampunk writing though I have spent a long time following the genre. I started writing fantasy when I was younger but only recently started writing steampunk.My friends and I started with just having…Continue

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