Revisiting The Renaissance Cycle

May marks more than one anniversary in my life, some good and some not so good, but today I’m revisiting the journey that became one of my proudest achievements. Two Continue Reading →

A Year Ago Today

Photo: CA Hawthorne

A year. I’m feeling nostalgic today as a little pride swells deep inside so I’ll indulge myself and talk about a topic I rarely touch upon. Actually, I haven’t devoted Continue Reading →

My Interview with John Robin

John Robin so kindly requested an interview and this was the result. My sincere thanks to him for this great experience and such insightful questions. You can view the complete Continue Reading →

Train Stations

Photo: CA Hawthorne

I wanted to be a writer when I was young, but I became convinced the train I sought had already left the station before I arrived. Where, I wondered, was Continue Reading →

Colleges of the Senses: Asbray

Map: CA Hawthorne

Much in my writing life is changing lately. Last Word Before Dying, my online fantasy serial, is written and the last installment will appear online on July 8th. With my Continue Reading →

Colleges of the Senses: Lorne

Much in my writing life is changing lately. Last Word Before Dying, my online fantasy serial, is written and the last installment will appear online on July 8th. With my Continue Reading →

Once in a Lifetime News

Since my blog last Thursday I’ve thought a lot about my writing. That post was about answering questions relating to my writing process and what makes my stories unique. I Continue Reading →

Website News!

Header, Facebook Version.

Big news! Laird Sapir at Memphis McKay has completed the design work on my website here at christinaannehawthorne.com that I’ve been talking about for a long while. I’m so proud Continue Reading →

A Good Old-Fashioned Status Update

Lake Seclusion.

I’m standing in the midst of what must seem a lull to the world at large, but from my perspective the tornado is taking me to Oz. All the changes Continue Reading →