For the love music and the talent of artists playing instruments, the emotion, their message and especially when it evokes a memory and a feeling.  I use music a lot when I write to create a specific mood.  Sometimes if I get writer’s block on a scene, music helps me find a path onward.

Let me share with you the artists that helped inspire the mood of The Unwanted Series. 

Artists whose music helped inspire Magick:

  • Adele
  • Elle King
  • Ellie Goulding
  • Halsey
  • Jamie Lawson
  • Lorde
  • Meghan Trainer
  • Panic at the Disco
  • Twenty-One Pilots

Like music, other authors and their stories inspire me too.  After all, I’m a reader too and enjoy a good book, especially a good series.

These authors have told epic tales:

  • J.K. Rowling
  • Jennifer Armentrout
  • Michelle Hodkin
  • Rick Riordan
  • Rachel E. Carter
  • Kresley Cole
  • K.E. Ganshert
  • Glenn Soucy
  • Marissa Meyer
  • Sherrilyn Kenyon
  • Sara Larson
  • Keira Cass
  • Rick Yancey
  • Veronica Roth
  • Isaac Marion

My all-time favorite characters are:

  • Harry Potter
  • Nick Gautier
  • Ryiah/The Black Mage
  • Tris Prior
  • Jeremy Davis
  • Death/Arcana Chronicles
  • Tess Eckhart
  • Daemon Black