Jeffe Kennedy
Fantasy. Power. Passion

Strategy Games and Martial Arts in SFF Worldbuilding

Posted Jul 29 2018 in , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

When I was in Denver for the RWA National Conference, my friend and writing buddy, Darynda Jones, and I took a lunch break at Ship Tavern in the Brown Palace Hotel. While there, I spotted this guy and snapped a pic. It seemed like a good omen, because I finished THE ORCHID THRONE during our mini-writing retreat there, and now (finally!) am […]

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An Audience of One: Worldbuilding Easter Eggs I Plant to Entertain Myself

Posted Sep 18 2017 in , , , ,

Yesterday I did a signing with Sage Walker whose book, THE MAN IN THE TREE, just came out last week. This is a gorgeous science fiction novel that I highly recommend. For the purists, the science is impeccable. An asteroid is equipped with propulsion and manipulated to create a living space inside that will eventually be […]

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What Got Left Out? Classic Misses in SFF Worldbuilding

Posted Feb 26 2017 in , , ,

I love this photo of me on the Iron Throne, the much-sought seat in George R.R. Martin’s A Game of Thrones and the ensuing books in the A Song of Ice and Fire series. It’s a testament to GRRM’s meticulous worldbuilding (yes, I’m making it one word in this post because it should be) that […]

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