Welcome to Speculative Fiction Blog Hop “Meet My Character”
Last week’s Blog was by Jennifer R. Povey, As a fiction writer, Jennifer R. Povey has short fiction credits from a number of magazines including the Australian popular science magazine Cosmos (for their website) and long-running ezines Big Pulp and Bards & Sages Quarterly.
Jennifer wrote about a character from her zombie story The Silent Years: Mother
Meet My Character
1) What is the name of your character? Is he or she fictional or a historic person?
My character is named Sa Kamizan Veedak. He is a fictional alien.
2) When and where is the story set?
The story is set on the planet of Eden, which is inhabited by a small colony of humans.
3) What should we know about him or her?
Sa Kamizan is an Atrapako Blue. He has blue scales, a spiky crest on top of his head, and sharp claws.
4) What is the main conflict? What messes up his or her life?
Sa Kamizan led his exiled people from their hostile planet of Vkani, and after a dangerous space voyage, their ship reached a habitable planet. Unfortunately, the planet already has a colony of peaceful humans.
5) What is the personal goal of the character?
He is desperate to find a safe haven for his people. The planet Eden looks good, except it already has a colony of humans. He’d also like to have beautiful Dr. Lucy Stannis as his mate.
6) What is the title of the book(s), and where we can find out more?
My book is called “The Lady is Blue” and background and excerpts are given in the title page of my blog.
Buy Link: http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00K1N951Q
7) When was the book published?
Aurora Springer is a scientist who loves to create imaginary characters in exotic worlds. Her published novels include science fiction and fantasy with romance and a sprinkle of humor. She was born in the UK and lives in Atlanta with her husband, a dog and two cats to interfere with writing. Her hobbies, besides reading and writing, include outdoor activities like watching wildlife, hiking and canoeing.
Next week Meet My Character will be presented by Kyra Halland
at Welcome to my Worlds http://www.kyrahalland.com/
Kyra is a writer of dark-edged tales of fantasy, adventure, and romance. Complicated, honorable heroes; heroines who are strong, smart, and all woman; magic, romance, and adventure; and excursions into the dark corners of life and human nature mixed with a dash of offbeat humor.