Words, words, words… Words is hard.
As an author I spend a lot of time alone with my laptop, pondering words. Choosing exactly the right word for a sentence can be a time consuming and maddening endeavor. Did his lips brush gently against her hair? Did he kiss her tenderly on the forehead? The actual actions are fairly similar, but the words read so differently.
And even harder than the words chosen for descriptions are the characters’ names.
The Siren’s Realm is the second book in The Tethering Series. The series is about magic, danger, and most of all a boy who loves a girl. Choosing the name for the girl was so stressful! I wanted something timeless, but with meaning. I ended up with Emilia Gray. A girl trapped at the center of a war she wants nothing to do with. The girl so loved by Jacob Evans.
Jacob loves Emilia Gray, but things…
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