The Ravencrest Chronicles books are being presented by Kyanite Publishing in an all-new revised edition in eBook format and collected in an omnibus available as eBook, paperback, or premium hardcover special edition.
The wonderful folks over at World Anvil hosted a new competition in the month of January titled "A Family Affair." The goal of this challenge was to write an article focusing on an important family for our worldbuilding projects. World Anvil is a worldbuilding tool for Authors, Storytellers and worldbuilding lovers.worldanvil.com My entry into the contest … Continue reading A Family Affair (World Anvil)
Today was the official awards ceremony from World Anvil for their annual World Ember event (see my article on this here.) My own work in the challenge was in the short-lists for seven different categories, and I placed in four of them! I'd like to share the results here, along with links to the articles … Continue reading World Ember Results!
As December rolls up on us, I have a very exciting project that I am about to embark upon. World Anvil has a huge event this month called WorldEmber, and I'm setting a goal for myself of writing 50,000 words.
The next wave of Ravencrest books are coming up in the second half of 2019. Unlike the episodic nature of the first wave - which focused on introducing key characters and the setting - the second wave will be a serialized epic told over the course of four novellas.
I had a new interview go live today! Check out my unconventional conversation with the witty and talented Claire Buss! A Slice of Cake With B.K. Bass by Claire Buss
Expanding on my work exploring the many sub-genres of speculative fiction here at bkbass.com, I will be diving into each of them in-turn and trying my own hand at writing them, exclusively for Peak Story Reviews! "Discovering New Worlds" with B.K. Bass will explore various sub-genres of science fiction, fantasy, and horror. Each … Continue reading Discovering New Worlds
Our article on the 'Punk genres, such as cyberpunk and steampunk, is now availbable. CLICK HERE to read the full article! Like a mechanical octopus rising from the deep, the various ‘punk genres of speculative fiction can be surprising, amusing, and frightening! The ‘punk genres often blur the lines between different types of speculative fiction. … Continue reading Everything ‘Punk!
Cressus is the southernmost city on the northern peninsula. Situated near the Cressian Oasis, there is a sufficient water supply to sustain the city. Surplus water is still imported from Shem, and then traded to the lands of Kosh in the south. Cressus lies near the edge of The Great Sand Sea and is plagued … Continue reading The Burning Sands: Cressus
Shem is a bustling trade port at the mouth of the Azure river, the only major river on the continent of Erimos. It is supplied with an abundance of fresh water, boasts massive amounts of fertile farmland, and is the heart of all trade in Erimos. Because of the desirability of the land that it … Continue reading The Burning Sands: Shem