DR. MEL'S MESSAGE - From my novels to my other projects, no telling what you will read. This is the only place you will get to read about how I developed a screenplay into a novel and what is the driving force. I will talk about many things from films to books to acting to producing. It really will depend on where my mind takes me. I hope you will join me on this journey.
All she wanted was a happy sister and a healthy harvest. Instead, her sister’s been kidnapped, her crops are mysteriously dead, and she’s just found out that all of her mom’s crazy stories about living gods really were true.Along with the goddesses of baking and beer, Ahva sets out on a cross-continental journey to save her sister. From the Elder Hollow where the old gods dwell to the skeletal ruins of the Nameless City, Ahva must use her quick wit, fiery attitude, and undying stubbornness to rescue not only her sister, but perhaps all of humanity as well.
Jasmine is studying pharmacy in the beautiful state of Montana, where she was born and raised. Along with her love of reading and writing, she harbors a great fondness for desserts, lazy Sunday mornings, and, of course, her cat Gizmo.
Jasmine has just published her first full-length novel, THE GODS AMONG US. She enjoys writing fantasy and science fiction and is working on a short story collection, as well as a children's book. She identifies as a lesbian and always writes with a diverse cast of characters, as she feels normalization of diversity in fantasy is of vital importance.
Her sister Lindsey is a graphic designer and animator and often works with her.