Author Archives: M. B. Weston

About M. B. Weston

M. B. Weston is an award-winning fantasy, pulp, young adult, steampunk, and paranormal author. Her attention to procedure and detail gives her works an authentic gritty, military feel that takes an adventure tale to the level of a true page-turner. Weston’s writing attracts both fantasy and non-fantasy readers, and her audience ranges from upper-elementary students to adults. A gifted orator, Weston has been invited as a guest speaker to numerous writing and science fiction/fantasy panels at conventions across the US, including DragonCon, BabelCon, NecronomiCon, and Alabama Phoenix Festival. She has served on panels with such authors as Sherrilyn Kenyon, J. F. Lewis, Todd McCaffrey, and Jonathan Maberry. Weston has spoken to thousands of students and adults about the craft of writing and has been invited as the keynote speaker at youth camps and at several schools throughout the US.

In Memory of the 9/11 Victims

Today we recognize and pay tribute to the 11th anniversary of 9/11. (I hate to say “celebrate” because it just sounds wrong.) My heart goes out to the surviving family members of the victims of the terrorist attacks. While all … Continue reading

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My 2012 DragonCon Panel & Autograph Schedule

I just received my DragonCon panel and autograph schedule! I’ve posted it on my website. Click here to check it out! Fantasy novelist M. B. Weston is the author of The Elysian Chronicles, a fantasy series about guardian angel warfare … Continue reading

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I’m going to be Featured in Kerlak Publishing’s Dreams of Steam Steampunk Anthology!

I just found out I am going to be featured in Kerlak Publishing’s Dreams of Steam III steampunk anthology. Check out my website for the information! Fantasy novelist M. B. Weston is the author of The Elysian Chronicles, a fantasy … Continue reading

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The Writing Process: Part 5 – The First Draft (A)

I added more on the writing process on my website: Today’s post deals with turning the predraft into a draft. Check it out here!

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The Writing Process: Example of a “Pre-Draft”

I know many of you have been asking when the third book in the Elysian Chronicles series is coming out. The answer: not yet. However, I have a short story that will be coming out in an anthology by Kerlak … Continue reading

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The Writing Process: Part 4 – The “Pre-Draft”

Today on my website at, I blogged on how I write my pre-draft. Check it out!

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The Writing Process: Part 3 – Plot: Your Story’s Skeleton

Today I blogged about working with plot in your writing. Visit for details!

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