The Reweaving joins the series!

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Reweaving is out, joining The Founders, Divergent Paths and The Unraveling in the series! This is a big step and I think you as a reader will appreciate it the work that went into it. When I was first picked up by a boutique press the publisher decided to start with book three:The Unraveling. There was a logic to the …

Why I Did or Didn’t Do Something in My Series

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Recently author Jade Kerrion asked me to write a blog post for her titled: “Why did you.. Why didn’t you..” concerning my Sage Seed Chronicles series and questions readers have asked. I think it would be helpful to include it here for those who missed it. “Why did you..” make the planet so small? ~Planets come in all sizes and …

Wildfire

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In Waldo Canyon, near Colorado Springs, there is a wildfire. The cause is unknown but within 48 hours it has grown from nothing to 3400 acres with zero containment. Colorado has a lot of military bases. They have some of those giant C130 airplanes sitting on the ground.. Tied down by red tape. (Sounds like Hurricane Katrina all over again) …

Little Gifts for the Imagination

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Serendipity. You have to love it. As a writer it has helped me through plot walls, flawed dialog and incomplete settings. Let me give you an example. I was about six chapters into The Founders (which will be out late this month or early May). Marisily had fled her childhood home after watching her mother die…to go… Somewhere. Hmm. Blank …

The 2nd book in the Sage Seed Chronicle Series-coming soon

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The Reweaving, which is the sequel toThe Unraveling, is due to come out soon… possibly within a month. Isn’t that cool? There is a delightful story in that. One of the great people that I met on Twitter became intrigued with the concept of my book (The Sage Seed Chronicles: The Unraveling) and bought it. We discovered as we chatted …

Interview..Part 2

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~ News from the Independent Truth~ Author has to answer to readers! Independent Truth: Your first book The Unraveling, has been out a month. How are people relating to this story on a different world? Are they frightened? Ms Barbo: As you know I have assured everyone that the planet Ose is very Earth-like. It doesn’t have weird animals that …

The Real Scoop About Erin’s World

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~News from the Independent Truth: The Dependable Newspaper~ Author Explains Similarities between Earth and Ose but was there full disclosure? Ms. Barbo states that the intend of her last blog entry was to reassure the reader that the planet Ose was a comfortably familiar place to take a mind journey. “It is a lovely place to visit with topography, flora …