Category Archives: Books & Works by M. B. Weston

Sneak Peek: My Paranormal Thriller (Work in Progress) (07/18/14)

Last night was the first time I effectively freaked myself out while working on my upcoming paranormal thriller novel. Here’s a bit of why… (Also note: I try to post bits and pieces of what I’m working on in my … Continue reading

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Elysian Chronicles Fun Facts: The Story Behind Sarkon the Dragon

In Out of the Shadows, readers begin to discover a bit of the dragon culture in Heaven’s Realm. Rhys, the king of the dragons, should be the most familiar. However, one Baethir dragon named Sarkon makes a few appearances. The … Continue reading

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Fun Facts: How Jim Henson’s Dark Crystal Influenced The Elysian Chronicles

Believe it or not, Jim Henson’s movie, The Dark Crystal, had a bit of influence on both A Prophecy Forgotten and Out of the Shadows, particularly when I developed the Dungeon of Enbed. If you’ve read the books, you know … Continue reading

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Realms of Imagination is Now Available in Hardcover and Trade Paperback!

I’m excited to announce that Realms of Imagination urban fantasy anthology edited by Kimberly Richardson and published by Dark Oak Press and Media is finally available in hardcover and trade paperback! This anthology contains one of my stories, “The White Rider,” … Continue reading

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Elysian Chronicles Fun Facts: Dragon Clans – The Tatsu

As stated in an earlier post about dragons, I realized that I needed to divide the dragons into races (or clans) when I was writing Out of the Shadows. Today’s post will focus on the Tatsu dragons, and I will … Continue reading

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M. B. Weston’s Short Story, “The White Rider” Now Available in Realms of Imagination, an Urban Fantasy Anthology!

If you are waiting for The Elysian Chronicles: Book III, you need to read “The White Rider.” It takes place between  Out of the Shadows and Book III, and it’s now available in the Realms of Imagination urban fantasy anthology … Continue reading

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Take a Sneak Peek: My Paranormal Thriller (Work in Progress)

I have decided to post a bit about of the projects I’m working on to give people a sneak peek at what’s coming down the pike. This is a section from a paranormal thriller novel I’m finishing up (working title: … Continue reading

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Elysian Chronicles Fun Facts: The Day I Lost My Villain

When I was reading through the first draft of Out of the Shadows, I encountered a huge problem with the Fourth Battle for the City of Ezzer. I originally wanted my main villain [***spoiler protected***] and Davian to engage in … Continue reading

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Elysian Chronicles Fun Facts: Dragon Clans – The Baethir

As stated in an earlier post about dragons, I realized that I needed to divide the dragons into races (or clans) when I was writing Out of the Shadows. Today’s post will focus on the Baethir dragons, and I will … Continue reading

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Elysian Chronicles Fun Facts: How “Rumpelstiltskin” Influenced the Development of Cragdern’s Gnomes

Part of using familiar archetypes in any novel is making them your own. When I began developing my gnomes and their culture, I wanted to give them a few weaknesses we didn’t often read about in fairy takes and folklore … Continue reading

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