Illustrates under the name Shanda Nelson. The Wellspring Dragons is her first published series. Lapis of Nicodem is her first dark fantasy serial.
I play the cello, tin whistle and recorder. I also am still a clubber (goth/industrial dance clubs).
I stopped watching movies after Anakin threw his hands up and shouted "no" at the end of Episode 3.
Fairy Tail, at the moment.
Elfquest was the original inspiration for my creativity. I owe a lot to Wendy Pini.
I still enjoy reading authors from my youth: Mercedes Lackey and Tamora Pierce, for instance. I don't have a modern author that I would consider a true favorite, though I like Anne Bishop and Laurell K Hamilton.
Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind, Resident Evil 4. Most of my free time is now spent on Elder Scrolls Online.