J. Lenni Dorner

Author's details

Date registered: April 24, 2014

Biography

J Lenni Dorner is best known for the writer's reference book, "Preparing to Write Settings that Feel Like Characters," which is available on Amazon and Smashwords. In May 2016, J became a member of the Operation Awesome Team, and now runs the Debut Author Spotlight on Wednesdays. Blogging from A to Z #AtoZchallenge co-host as of 2017.

Latest posts

  1. Y #AtoZChallenge Your Point is Moot #Fiction #SFF — April 28, 2017
  2. May the Forth be With these Goals — April 28, 2017
  3. X #AtoZChallenge eXact Revenge #Fiction #SFF — April 27, 2017
  4. W #AtoZChallenge Wreak Havoc #Fiction #SFF — April 26, 2017
  5. #storytimebloghop Journal Of Anah #fiction #sff — April 26, 2017

Most commented posts

  1. THE GREAT #ATOZCHALLENGE THEME REVEAL #WriteTip — 92 comments
  2. New Year Blog Hop with Contest — 81 comments
  3. A #AtoZChallenge All Intents and Purposes #Fiction #SFF — 77 comments
  4. An A to Z Reflections Post for the #AtoZchallenge including #WRiTECLUB2015 and #boutofbooks mentions — 59 comments
  5. Alpha Male Blog Hop — 57 comments

Author's posts listings

Apr 08 2017

A to Z BINGO #AtoZBingo Week 1 of the #AtoZChallenge 2017 #AtoZBingoSQ

Did you see the post about Playing Bingo during the A to Z Challenge 2017? The objective is to find blog posts that are part of this year’s challenge. Ones that match up to the Bingo card. My progress this week… I covered all but one square! A post that mentions a car, truck, or …

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Apr 07 2017

G #AtoZChallenge Giving Leeway #Fiction #SFF

My THEME for the A to Z challenge 2017 is an ongoing speculative fiction story featuring telepathy. Each letter post is titled and inspired by a commonly misused word or phrase. The story started with All Intents and Purposes. Giving Leeway I catch up with Mr. Bennett after school. I’m going to have to give …

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Apr 06 2017

F #AtoZChallenge Faze #Fiction #SFF

My THEME for the A to Z challenge 2017 is an ongoing speculative fiction story featuring telepathy. Each letter post is titled and inspired by a commonly misused word or phrase. The story started with All Intents and Purposes. Faze Another fifteen minutes for honest writing. Maybe it was thinking about what he’d go back …

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Apr 05 2017

E #AtoZChallenge Espresso #Fiction #SFF

My THEME for the A to Z challenge 2017 is an ongoing speculative fiction story featuring telepathy. Each letter post is titled and inspired by a commonly misused word or phrase. Espresso After dinner is cleaned up, my dad and Mr. Bennett each have an espresso. I stay at the table, doing homework. My mom …

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Apr 04 2017

D #AtoZChallenge A Complete 180 Degree Change #Fiction #SFF

My THEME for the A to Z challenge 2017 is an ongoing speculative fiction story featuring telepathy. Each letter post is titled and inspired by a commonly misused word or phrase. A Complete 180 Degree Change I am the only teenager in America who invites a teacher to family dinner on a Saturday night. Okay, …

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Apr 03 2017

C #AtoZChallenge Conversing #Fiction #SFF

My THEME for the A to Z challenge 2017 is an ongoing speculative fiction story featuring telepathy. Each letter post is titled and inspired by a commonly misused word or phrase. Conversing Conversing without speaking out loud freaks everyone out the first time. Mr. Bennett is no exception. Having been only on the hearing end …

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Apr 02 2017

B #AtoZChallenge Beck and Call #Fiction #SFF

My THEME for the A to Z challenge 2017 is an ongoing speculative fiction story featuring telepathy. Each letter post is titled and inspired by a commonly misused word or phrase. Beck and Call Making friends with a teacher may offer me some extra protection. I wait for the other students to leave before approaching …

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Mar 31 2017

A #AtoZChallenge All Intents and Purposes #Fiction #SFF

My THEME for the A to Z challenge 2017 is an ongoing speculative fiction story featuring telepathy. Each letter post is titled and inspired by a commonly misused word or phrase. All Intents and Purposes I hope I’ll survive high school without being hauled off by the government’s newest task force. In freshman English class, …

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Mar 31 2017

April Showers Bring Many Goal Flowers

Bucket List. 2017 Resolution: This year I resolve to finish at least one of my big writing projects. 2017 Goals: Finish a big writing project Keep Supporting Diverse Books Be part of 5 blog hops/fests Keep rocking the Debut Author Spotlight at Operation Awesome Contribute more to the #atozchallenge Co-Hosting this year! Enter 4 writing …

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Mar 19 2017

Theme Reveal #AtoZchallenge 2017 #FlashFiction

My THEME for the #AtoZchallenge 2017 is a speculative fiction story featuring telepathy. Each letter post is titled and inspired by a commonly misused word or phrase. by J Lenni Dorner Reference and Speculative Fiction Author A to Z Challenge Co-Host Operation Awesome Debut Author Spotlight Organizer

Mar 15 2017

Family Feud Game

Try to use your own answers for the survey. 1. Name something you use in the shower… cedar lime soap 2. Something people hate to find on their windshield… broken eggs 3. Name something a man might buy before a date… new clothing 4. What is something you cook in a microwave… microwave popcorn 5. …

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Mar 05 2017

Goals March On

Bucket List. 2017 Resolution: This year I resolve to finish at least one of my big writing projects. 2017 Goals: Finish a big writing project Keep Supporting Diverse Books Be part of 5 blog hops/fests Keep rocking the Debut Author Spotlight at Operation Awesome Contribute more to the #atozchallenge Co-Hosting this year! Enter 4 writing …

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Feb 14 2017

THE CUBE AT THE BACK OF THE DRAWER Flash Fiction #WEPFF

THE CUBE AT THE BACK OF THE DRAWER by J Lenni Dorner I realize now that I made a terrible mistake. *** Emily, with her strawberry curls that smell like candy and sunshine, bounces into my room. “Hayden,” she says, “you’re gonna improve my life today.” She doesn’t ask for favors. Fallux House, which now …

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Feb 07 2017

Express Yourself with Ice Cream

Feb 6 – 10 What’s your go-to ice cream flavor? What Flavor Ice Cream are you? Mint Chip Mint Chip – ecstatic and full of glory. Adventurous and curious, you always want to be learning something new. Often this gets you into danger, but you take risks no matter what the odds are. Facebook quizzes, …

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Jan 31 2017

Valentine’s Day Giveaway

We’re spreading some Valentine’s Day love with a giveaway full of chocolate, books, and pretty things!  To enter fill out the Rafflecopter then hit the comments and tell us about something YOU love. Your favorite author, book, or blog. Tell us about your true love, your kids, your best friend or your pets. Anything you …

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Jan 31 2017

Express Yourself with Photos of Your Workspace

Jan 30 – Feb 3 Share some photos of your work space. You were probably expecting something more indoorsy… unless you know me, in which case you’re nodding your head and thinking “yup, that looks about right.”

Jan 27 2017

Goals and Book Reviews and Bingo #NewToMe2017 #FlightsOfFantasy #DiversityBingo2017

Bucket List. 2017 Resolution: This year I resolve to finish at least one of my big writing projects. 2017 Goals: Finish a big writing project Keep Supporting Diverse Books Be part of 5 blog hops/fests Keep rocking the Debut Author Spotlight at Operation Awesome Contribute more to the #atozchallenge Enter 4 writing contests Participate in …

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Jan 23 2017

Express Yourself with Pie #NationalPieDay #PieDay

Jan 23 – 27 Apple, cherry or pumpkin pie? This Express Yourself prompt makes me wonder if Jackie and Dani have a copy of the obscure holiday calendar I received for Christmas. Apple pie has to have cheese melted on it for me to want it. Muenster or Gruyère, preferably. Pumpkin pie needs to have …

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Jan 18 2017

Express Yourself #amreading First Sentence @VeronicaRoth @CrystalCollier1

Jan 16 – 20 What’s the first sentence of the book you’re currently reading? “Hushflowers always bloomed when the night was longest.” Carve the Mark by Veronica Roth @VeronicaRoth “Alexia was reasonably confident that exiting the carriage was the equivalent of stepping into Hell.” Moonless by Crystal Collier @CrystalCollier1 My hardcover copy of Carve the …

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Jan 11 2017

Expressing My Favorite Social Media Site

Jan 9 – 13 What’s your favorite social media site? Twitter is my favorite social media site. It’s a fast and easy way to connect with people. There are short conversations that get straight to the point. The direct messages, unlike email, always look the same. Same font, same font size, same color, easy and …

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