Help me Obi-Wan Kenobi
Part-time writer, full-time crier.
Warning: Writes about LGBT things & is very gay.
-An angry gnome according to @SAMKingAuthor

My pen name is Aliston J. Drake but you can call me June or Dex if you're nasty (or y'know...if you just want to). I'm a 23-year old writer of all things low fantasy and historical and a man who goes wild for world building.

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Feedback is welcomed and always appreciated. Also, if you think you have or know something that you'd think I'd like to read, don't hesitate to message me.
My message board and my pm box are always open.
I also occasionally critique and give feedback for free <-PM me for details.

Current Projects:

Of Rust and Gold (low fantasy/romance): A story about piracy and politics with feuding royals, a gay prince, and the slight superstition of magic. The first book in The Saints' Song trilogy

Of Vipers and Saints (low fantasy/romance): The second book in the TSS trilogy with more drama, more angst, more politics, and more gay.

Of Blood and Stone (low fantasy/romance): The last book in the TSS trilogy with triple the angst and politics, but sadly only half the gay (I'm kidding.)

Walking in Shadows (fantasy, mystery, romance): A pseudo-20th century setting with mythical creatures committing murder and college students murdering monsters. Why not?

Tea Time (historical fiction/fantasy/adventure): Twins get whisked away into the world of secret societies and time travel during the American Civil War, encountering unwanted people from their past and strange new allies along the way. This is currently on hold for editing and rewriting purposes.
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Hey remember when I said I wasn't gonna update as frequently? Me neither. Here's chapter 12 of Of Blood and Stone.In other news, exciting things are happening over at @Court-of-Etiquette. There are...
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