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And this: I'm skeptical if it will work given the contradiction inherent in creating a place of "refuge" with allowance of vigorous religious/political "debate," but Mythosian Chronicles is trying to get a Christian Fantasy Writers and Artists group going. If you're interested, visit that MySpace page.
Read a double interview over at Dark Fantasy with authors Carole McDonnell (WIND FOLLOWER) and Alaya DAwn Johnson (RACING THE DARK).