J Lenni Dorner

Author's details

Name: J Dorner
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. Down the TBR Hole Week 2 — June 26, 2017
  2. A Myers-Briggs ESTP Personality has this Superpower — June 23, 2017
  3. Theme and Plot – Fractions of Existence — June 22, 2017
  4. Bridges #WEPFF #FlashFiction Reverse Poem — June 20, 2017
  5. Down the TBR Hole Week 1 — June 19, 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 — 79 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

May 20 2017

End Goals of an Author

I’m reading: 47 Mind Hacks for Writers by Karen Dimmick & Steve Dimmick and using the exercises as blog post prompts. Map the end goal If writing a book is a journey, then it’s up to the writer to determine the destination, the point where the author considers it a success. “…end goal where you …

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May 19 2017

Book Opening Analysis

I’m reading: 47 Mind Hacks for Writers by Karen Dimmick & Steve Dimmick and using the exercises as blog post prompts. I’m going to analyze the style of writing from books I like. Since openings are what I struggle with the most, I’m going to focus there. Red Queen “I hate First Friday.” Right off …

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May 16 2017

Mystery Blogger Award

Janet left me a nomination in the comment of my May goals post. Thanks for the recognition! There are rules to this award, of course. Rule 1: Put the award logo/image on your blog. Rule 2: List the rules. Rule 3: Thank whoever nominated you and provide a link to their blog. Janet Miles of …

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May 15 2017

#BoutOfBooks 19 Read-a-Thon #RAT post 8 wrap-up

I’m taking part in the Bout of Books 19 Read-a-thon number 19 from May 8 to 14. You may even find a challenge over there created by yours truly! (May 9) The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda Shofner and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins …

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May 14 2017

#BoutOfBooks 19 Read-a-Thon #RAT post 7 Book Review

I’m taking part in the Bout of Books 19 Read-a-thon number 19 from May 8 to 14. You may even find a challenge over there created by yours truly! (May 9) The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda Shofner and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins …

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May 13 2017

#BoutOfBooks 19 Read-a-Thon #RAT post 6 Book Review #seasonsofbooks

I’m taking part in the Bout of Books 19 Read-a-thon number 19 from May 8 to 14. You may even find a challenge over there created by yours truly! (May 9) The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda Shofner and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins …

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May 12 2017

#BoutOfBooks 19 Read-a-Thon #RAT post 5 Book Reviews @kfc ‏@VictoriaAveyard #BookSpineRainbow

I’m taking part in the Bout of Books 19 Read-a-thon number 19 from May 8 to 14. You may even find a challenge over there created by yours truly! (May 9) The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda Shofner and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins …

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May 11 2017

#BoutOfBooks 19 Read-a-Thon #RAT post 4 Fictional Dating Profile for Heath

I’m taking part in the Bout of Books 19 Read-a-thon number 19 from May 8 to 14. You may even find a challenge over there created by yours truly! (May 9) The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda Shofner and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins …

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May 10 2017

#BoutOfBooks 19 Read-a-Thon #RAT post 3 #shelfie4boutofbooks

I’m taking part in the Bout of Books 19 Read-a-thon number 19 from May 8 to 14. You may even find a challenge over there created by yours truly! (May 9) The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda Shofner and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins …

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May 09 2017

#BoutofBooks 19 Read-a-Thon #RAT post 2 Book Review #NewToMe2017 Not A Font

I’m taking part in the Bout of Books 19 Read-a-thon number 19 from May 8 to 14. You may even find a challenge over there created by yours truly! (May 9) Not a Font “Illustrative Typography” That’s what this image to the right is. How do I know for sure? Because I made it with …

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May 08 2017

Bout of Books 19 Read-a-Thon #RAT May 8 to 14 #boutofbooks post 1 #insixwords

I’m taking part in the Bout of Books 19 Read-a-thon number 19 from May 8 to 14. You may even find a challenge over there created by yours truly! (May 9) The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda Shofner and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins …

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May 07 2017

#AtoZChallenge 2017 Reflection Post

My THEME for the A to Z challenge 2017 was an ongoing speculative fiction story featuring telepathy. Each letter post was titled and inspired by a commonly misused word or phrase. The story started with All Intents and Purposes. For BONUS CONTENT, check out the JOURNAL OF ANAH post. Reflection Oh hi! It’s me, your …

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Apr 29 2017

Z #AtoZChallenge Zeal of Zebras #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. Zeal of Zebras Ora shakes her head. I’m leaving. Take his coat and follow me. If …

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Apr 28 2017

Y #AtoZChallenge Your Point is Moot #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. Your Point is Moot I didn’t knock him out to exact revenge. I did it so …

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Apr 28 2017

May the Forth be With these Goals

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 3 down! Keep rocking the Debut Author Spotlight at Operation Awesome Contribute more to the #atozchallenge Co-Hosted! Enter 4 writing …

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Apr 27 2017

X #AtoZChallenge eXact Revenge #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. eXact Revenge “An election? What?” I ask through a mouthful of taco. “I thought you wanted …

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Apr 26 2017

W #AtoZChallenge Wreak Havoc #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. Wreak Havoc “It isn’t brainwashing. It’s presenting a world that could be real so as to …

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Apr 26 2017

#storytimebloghop Journal Of Anah #fiction #sff

BONUS CONTENT! The following is for the #storytimebloghop. Anah mentioned (in the U post) that she wrote a journal entry about something that never happened. That entry is the flash fiction post below. Enjoy. Story title: Journal of Anah Author: J Lenni Dorner This never happened. What I know about physics strongly suggests that this …

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Apr 25 2017

V #AtoZChallenge Viable Alternative #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. Viable Alternative “The fact is, being around that little girl is dangerous. The depths of this …

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Apr 24 2017

U #AtoZChallenge Curl Up in the Fetal Position #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. Curl Up in the Fetal Position “Ora is a child, not a problem.” He laughs at …

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