21 Days of Grace Cover-
I’m so excited! Another one of my short stories will soon see the light of day in the hardcover 21 Days of Grace: Stories that Celebrate God’s Unconditional Love, currently available by BroadStreet Publishing for pre-sale and to be released June 1. 21 Days of Grace is a devotional book with inspirational short fiction stories, each […]

I’m to be Published by BroadStreet!


Author Christopher Patterson
Writing fantasy is a difficult thing to do and not for the faint of heart. And yet, it is a genre that many of us find ourselves in explicably drawn to again and again. That’s because the realm of the imagination is a wonderful place. I think of it as […]

On Writing Christian Fantasy


Yes, I could use a little organization to whip this office into shape! 2
Mornings…some come easy, some come stomping in petulant and grumpy. This is one of those in-between mornings. Not grumpy but definitely not chipper. I recently recently received this cup for my birthday. Eeyore has always been one of my favorite Pooh characters. Not sure what that says about my personality, […]

Top 5 Reasons to be Glad It’s Morning



emissary 1
When I first heard of Emissary, Book 1 of the “Legends of the Realm” series, I was intrigued. I’m always a sucker for new fantasy worlds. In addition, new fantasies written from a Christian worldview are always interesting. Although Emissary is not marketed as Christian fantasy fiction, the author’s worldview […]

New Epic Fantasy from Thomas Locke


Yes, that's a "My Little Pony" band-aid -- because life's too short for plain band-aids.
When it comes to New Year’s resolutions, I usually resist making any. That’s because I hate the angst that follows when my resolution is inevitably broken. And yet, here I find myself compelled to write this post. Part of the reason I’m posting today is because of a blog post that was written […]

My Anti-Resolution Manifesto


I could watch these guys forever. But having been in Paris recently myself, that made it all the more fun to watch. Amazing athletes! Check it out… … And then there is the behind-the-scenes reel, which is just as fun! .

Assassin’s Creed Parkour in Paris!