Phate – From the Stars, Through the Soul…

“Write what you know.” It’s a common writer’s expression, one that says a lot in a few simple words; it reinforces an author’s fundamental aim to write to their strengths, to invoke their knowledge or experiences. I agree with this to a...

Phate – A Bold New Take on Epic Fantasy Novels

This summer, Oloris Publishing introduces an evolution in epic fantasy novels. Phate: The Cosmic Fairytale is a new take on storytelling. Influenced as much by the visual immersion of cinema as by the classical voices of literature, author Jason Alan approached Phate...

September 2nd – A Tale of Two Jasons

It’s a Saturday afternoon in April, 2012, when Jason Alan is invited to accompany a friend to an Irish Pub located on the water in Fort Myers, Florida. Yup, not exactly a typical locale for such a place, you might say. “Why must I go?” a dubious Jason Alan asks....

Honor Ourselves, and Our Worlds Yet Unexplored

Through the darkness there shines a pale light, a faint glimmer that reminds us of hope, of the inspiration that began a seemingly endless journey. The path wanders this way and that. It is laborious, never straight; and through the dense, overhanging boughs, the...