WIHM 2022: Jane Lindskold: The Fantasy of Full-Time Writing.

Jane Lindskold: The Fantasy of Full-Time Writing

By Angelique Fawns

Is it your dream to be a full-time writer? What would that life be like? I had the opportunity to meet the New York Times best-selling author Jane Lindskold when she spoke to my Dreamcasters writing group this month. Lindskold is best known for her acclaimed Firekeeper fantasy series, and the Breaking the Wall fantasy series, but those are just the tip of her publishing iceberg. She has more than 24 novels and 70 short stories to her name. Other novels include The Buried Pyramid, Child of a Rainless Year, Changer and Legends Walking.  Her short fiction has found homes in magazines like Lightspeed, Asimov’s Science Fiction, and DreamForge. She got into the weeds with the Dreamcasters about her life in New Mexico and personal author journey. I decided I wanted to learn more…