Who are the #MakeArtNotWar Collective?

Members of the Make Art Not War Collective: K. Tempest Bradford (Twitter/IG/News/Patreon/Tips)Nivair H. Gabriel (Twitter)Leanna Renee Hieber (Twitter/IG/News)Alethea Kontis (Twitter/IG/News/Patreon/Tips)Stina Leicht (Twitter/Patreon)Shveta Thakrar (Twitter/IG/News)Monica Valentinelli (Twitter/IG/News/Patreon) Have you heard the podcast? Tempest, Alethea, Shveta, Stina, and Monica talk about Make Art Not War on ORIGINALITY, Episode 28. The MANW Collective was inspired by Monica Valentinelli’s Make Art Not War…

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in conversation with Christopher Paolini

New York Times bestselling author Alethea Kontis sits down with New York Times bestselling author Christopher Paolini (Eragon) to discuss his upcoming release from Tor–To Sleep in a Sea of Stars–his first adult novel. (For TN Southern Festival of Books)

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ConTinual Panel of Awesome

Here is one of the very rare virtual panels you will see me on this year–ConTinual’s “Hot of the Press.” How thrilled was I to find my dearest Leanna Renee Hieber was a last-minute addition?

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ESSAY: Reaching Out to You

And so it was that Gary Lightbody from Snow Patrol had a brainwave and used his powers (and Instagram) during lockdown 2020 to save the lives and lighten the heavy hearts of thousands of dedicated fans across the world. And maybe, through our efforts, we can put food in the bellies of thousands of hungry children in the UK…who…

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Daily Live Reading Series

At the beginning of May, I started a new Live Reading series, simulcast on Instagram and my FB Author Page at 10am ET. Instagram only holds onto videos for 24 hours, but they’re available in the Videos archive on the FB Page–last week, I read all my stories from the Once Upon anthologies, starting with “The Glass Mountain.” DO…

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