Author Archives: jfkaufmann

About jfkaufmann

Not unlike my characters, I lead a double life: by day I'm a mother, a friend, a colleague, and the queen of my kitchen. When the moon rises, however, I shift into my other self and, as Queen of the Night, I reign the magical world of my imagination.

A Magnificent Farewell

A five-star review of J. P. McLean’s Wings of Prey, the concluding book of The Gift Legacy.  I was reading the last book in The Gift Legacy with enjoyment mixed with that specific sadness we sometimes feel when the time … Continue reading

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The Final Flight

Thank you, J. P. McLean  for this incredible journey! Wings of Prey has launched. The 6th and Final book in The Gift Legacy is now available. Source: The Final Flight    

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The Empire Strikes Back

I passed the initiation, and now I’m a full-fledged author – I got a mean, vicious and spiteful review. Back in October, an Amazon Customer (referred to as AC in the rest of this post) shared her opinion of Once Upon a … Continue reading

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Maxed Out Blogger!

Originally posted on Audrey Driscoll's Blog:
I’ve been blogging since May of 2010. Almost a decade! For the first few years, I was pretty much talking to myself. Since 2015, I have observed a steady increase in numbers of…

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Bertrada the Narrowfoot

On character names, pen-names and pen-homelands. Finding the right name for my characters is one of the most challenging — and exciting — aspects of writing. Finding a pen name is an ordeal, but more about that later. Some character … Continue reading

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2018 … A Year of Reading – Part 1

Originally posted on Books: Publishing, Reading, Writing:
I didn’t set out to do this, but 2018 turned out to be a perfect storm of reading for me! I read more books during this past year than I believe I have…

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Happy New Year!

Read them, write them, buy them, borrow them, lend them, review them, recommend them… love them! Wishing you all another year of great books!

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