Hi, I'm Leng!

Writer of fantasy-adventure web stories.

Latest Blog Posts

Starting My Translation Journey

At the beginning of the month, I sat down and started the first ever Tagalog draft of my story, The Malicious Wind. In the last year, I've been trying to hone my Tagalog skills by reading a lot more in this language. So while I didn't think the translation process would be smooth sailing, I thought I could churn out perhaps a chapter a night of translations.

Deeplight and Other June 2020 Reads

It was crunch time at work last month, so most of the reading I did were lighter -- I stuck mostly to manga.

The Wizard of Earthsea and Other May 2020 Reads

I forgot to write this post at the beginning of the month, but better late than never, right?

What's Next?

I know it's only been one week since I released, but I think it's good to let you all know what I'll be up to for the rest of the year. I have been planning my next steps even before the release, so might as well share the plan, right?

Character at a Glance: Sano

I feel like Sano is a good character to discuss right now, because he's the type that can pull through difficult challenges without losing his spirit. He's someone that I personally find inspirational during these uncertain times.

The Malicious Wind is Live!

Ah, I am so excited to finally be able to share my novel with you all! It's been a long time coming, but I can finally say that it's officially done.

The Magic Thief and Other March & April 2020 Reads

I realized that I didn't do a book review for the month of March. It was just so crazy last month, I think we can all agree on that. I haven't been able to keep up the reading pace I had set at the beginning of the year, unfortunately. With all that's going on, I haven't had a lot of reading mojo, but I do hope that I will soon find the right book that will push me out of my slump and help me through these uncertain times.

Some Recent Sano & Anina Artworks

Here are a few pictures I quickly churned out before I dive into draft 7 of my novel!

My Editing Journey

Before I jump into the meat of this post, let me say that I hope you are all doing okay. Wherever you are, I know there is a lot happening.

New Header Image + Process

Last year, I started building a website for my novel. I made a header that, in hindsight, I don't feel is strong enough to represent the story anymore. So I've been working on a brand new header image.