Cover Reveal: A Bit of Magic

The Just-Us League are proud to announce their next release: A Bit Of Magic, a Collection of a Fairy Tale Retellings. The anthology won’t be released until May 31st, but today we get to release the cover, courtesy of Louis Rakovich at Indigo Forest Designs. The oldest story can be …

The Disney Effect, Part 3

Hello everyone! It is I, Allie, your favorite resident Disney obsessed JL blogger. I took my nine month old to Disneyland again this weekend. Why? Because. He loved it. He was so excited to meet the princesses. Cinderella was his favorite, I think. It was so much fun to see …

The Disney Effect, Part 2

Hello, everyone! I’m back with more Disney knowledge than you could ever possibly care about. Aren’t you excited? Since I only have so much space to talk, I’ll be skipping over a couple of movies, like Oliver and Company, which is an animal version of Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens. …

The Disney Effect, Part 1

Hello everyone! It’s Allie, the resident JL Disney expert. I’ve been to Disneyland hundreds of times, probably due to the fact that my dad worked for Disney in the R&D department when I was in high school, and my husband works in the Ride Engineering department now. Oh, and my …

Cover Reveal: Of Legend and Lore

We know what you’ve all been waiting for. The Just-Us League are proud to reveal the cover for Of Legend and Lore, courtesy of Louis Rakovich, cover designer at Indigo Forest Designs. Drum roll, please! *drums fingers on computer* New life is given to eleven old stories in this second collection …

Fictional Festivals

Writing fiction is hard. Writing fantasy can be even harder. Fully immersing your reader in your made-up world can sometimes seem impossible. How do you fit all that world building into your story without overwhelming or scaring off readers? One trick I was taught is to use reality to inspire …

Interviews in the Shadows: Hanna Day

Meet Hanna Day, author of The Renewal- Hanna Day is a writer from Southern California with an interest in history, fantasy and the deep, dark existential horrors of the unknown. When not contemplating the vastness of space or writing, she works as a digital marketer. “The Renewal” was inspired by the …

Interviews in the Shadows: Cassandra Lee Yieng

Meet Cassandra Lee Yieng, author of Don’t Offend a Girl in Love– Education is everything to Cassandra Lee Yieng. A writer, artist, musician, mathematician, computer scientist and more, she enjoys breaking the barriers between art, science, and business. Because of her unusual background, she has written articles, given speeches, and tweeted …