Fun Stuff

Here's where you'll find the web novels, dream casting, stories, and other bits and bobs for your reading pleasure.

Casting a Novel: Fortune’s Tariq Al-Karim

By Kathleen McClure | December 12, 2016

Smooth Criminal Casting shadow trader Tariq Al Karim for Outrageous Fortune was one of those rare cases where the actor informed the character. I mean, I knew I was writing someone with intelligence, charm and…

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Casting a Novel: Fortune’s Freya Ohmdahl

By Kathleen McClure | October 14, 2016

From Stolichnaya, With Love It’s possible that when the Ohmdahl triplets made their first, rambunctious appearance in Soldier of Fortune, I was thinking of casting this actress. For sure, whenever I’m writing them now, this…

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Casting a Novel: Fortune’s Mia

By Kathleen McClure | October 14, 2016

Finding the perfect dodger, a foil for Gideon and a vibrant character in her own right, was tough. I don’t watch a lot of shows with 12-to-14 year-olds in them–Mia, like most dodgers, has at…

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Casting a Novel: Fortune’s Tiago Hama

By Kathleen McClure | October 14, 2016

Step Aside Dr. McDreamy Sometimes casting comes as a surprise even to me. Take the case of Tiago Hama, the medical student who makes his first appearance in Soldier of Fortune. It was a surprise…

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