In stop 3 on my Goddess Fish Promotions Tour, I pay a visit to FictionZeal.com.
If you’ve ever wondered how I created the fictional town of Lount’s Landing, this blog post will answer your question. I also discuss how I came up with the premise (greedy developer comes to town with plans to build a mega-box store) behind The Hanged Man’s Noose.
Here’s a brief excerpt:
Like the fictional town of Lount’s Landing, which is starting to experience modest growth, the population of Holland Landing is expected to grow to about 20,000 residents. This sort of growth, which inevitably involves razing of forests and urbanization of farmland, never goes without angering many of the current residents—I remember a builder telling me once that “Sprawl is the house next to yours” and it’s true. People forget that their home was once farmland or forest. I suppose knowing that doesn’t help if you’re suddenly facing a brick wall instead of an open field or a bank of trees.
To read the rest of the post, click here. You can also win a $25 B&N or Amazon gift card!