As I was editing this chapter, I realized that Jiao Heng is not a Prime Minister. Yet. Therefore, he is just a marquis. I’ve already edit the mistake in the previous chapters. From now on, he will be referred to as Marquis of Jiao, Marquis Jiao, or Jiao Heng. Sorry for the confusion. Also, we… Continue reading Dragon, Phoenix and Flower – Chapter 4: Courting Heartbreak
SURPRISED!!!! 😀 Turns out, I’m alive all the while. I hope everyone had a great holiday and a good new year! I hope you guys enjoy this unexpected chapter update. I planned to break this into two separate chapters, but then I realized that you guys deserve a treat since I’ve been gone for so… Continue reading Dragon, Phoenix and Flower – Chapter 3: Hearts Moving Closer
This chapter took me quite a bit to put together. It might be because I’m introducing the Jiao Brothers, who are important characters in this novel. I wanted to give some background info without spending half the chapter doing it as it is a tendency of mind to get to much into those details. (I end up putting… Continue reading Dragon, Phoenix and Flower – Chapter 2: The Jiao Brothers
Before I’m going to post the next chapter for Dragon, Phoenix and Flower, I want to announce a big change I made to the characters of this novel. I’ve been discussing the topics of their names with wyh from Dreams of Jiang Hu. Wyh (with her extensive knowledge of Chinese names and characters) had been kind enough to help pick names… Continue reading Big Changes to Dragon, Phoenix and Flower
Dear Readers, Originally, this update was supposed to be the second chapter of Dragon, Phoenix, and Flowers. Unfortunately, its first draft is yet to be completed. 😦 Therefore, I’ll will post this completed chapter for Lotus in the Wind instead. I apologize to DPF’s fans. It will be updated soon. I promise. 🙂
I have to admit, this chapter take a really long time to write. I’m not sure if it was writer’s block or if it’s just plain difficulty in plotting it out but I found it strange since I knew in the back of my mind what I want to happen in this chapter. Hopefully, this… Continue reading Lotus in the Wind, Chapter 2: The General’s Request
Here’s a question. Is it possible to fall in love with your own fictional character? Perhaps we can. As I’m writing this chapter, I realized that I have more love and respect for a character than when I had her down for my outline.