N. R. Tucker

The Worlds of My Mind



As a child, N. R. Tucker wrote short stories about magical places to escape the perceived boredom of life in a small town. As she grew, the stories and worlds expanded. N. R. writes a fantasy series, the Farseen Chronicles, and a science fiction series, Finding Earth. Her website includes flash fiction, maps, and other information about the worlds of her mind. When she's not writing, she's hiking and sometimes posts info on her travels.

Foolish Question

“Your quest is to see Keen’s Keep?” The silver-green dragon twisted his long neck down so that his head was eye level with the teenagers and inhaled their scent. The boy was a hedge witch, the girl a shape shifter. 

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Save and Backup – Two Functions Every Writer Should Use

Your computer – be it desktop, laptop, tablet, or phone – is a wonderful device, full of shortcuts for the aspiring writer. Continue reading “Save and Backup – Two Functions Every Writer Should Use”

The Key to Inspiration

Are you a writer? Are you waiting for inspiration to strike? If so, grab a chair and get comfortable. You have a long wait ahead of you.

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NaNoWriMo 2019

This will be my fifth year participating in National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo).

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Poison Ivy

If you are lucky enough to live in a part of the world where poison ivy, poison oak, and other poison vines don’t grow, you should count that fact among your blessings. I doubt that this story will make any sense to you.

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A Scheduled Life

I’ve always liked a good schedule.

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Juliette’s Balcony

Shakespeare’s story of Romeo and Juliet is one of my least favorite stories by the bard.

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Once Around the Block

Hiking, even a stroll through the neighborhood, is my preferred way to exercise. Today I remembered why I enjoy this activity.

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Where Are You Going?

One of my favorite quotes is from Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. “If you don’t know where you’re going, any road will get you there.”

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