Author Archives: Da Shared Brain

About Da Shared Brain

I am the mind behind Ileandra Young and Raven ShadowHawk. They call me da shared brain (DSB) and I quite like it, so I thought I'd make my presence here known. You won't hear from me much, but enough to remind you that I'm here.

DSB: #LGBTQ Fantasy And Reviewers (#amwriting)


A couple of weeks ago Ileandra received a response to a request for a review on ‘Silk Over Razor Blades.’ It has taken some time for either of us to feel able to talk about it. Still longer for me to … Continue reading

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DSB: Real Life Bits 01/09/15 – Lost My Mojo?


It’s been a while since I’ve spoken with you, hasn’t it? I promised these posts would be semi regular and they just haven’t been, so I apologise for that. Over the past couple of weeks you may have noticed that both Ileandra … Continue reading

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DSB: Real Life Bits 19/05 – OMGFG! ^_^ All Of The Good Things


You know how folk have a check list in life? Things they want to do? Well I have a writing one – unsurprisingly – and it goes a bit like this: Write a novel Publish novel Find an agent Find … Continue reading

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DSB: Real Life Bits 09/05 – EINs and ITINs and Other Admin


I logged into Smashwords the other day and realised something mega cool . . . I have money! Woo! But before I can get it I need an ITIN or an EIN to ensure that the IRS don’t take 30% … Continue reading

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DSB: Real Life Bits 12/04


Heeeeeeeeey you lot! It’s me again. And I have lots I want to share with you today. I’ll try to keep things brief(ish) so it’s not a big wedge of text, but try to keep up, huh? Buckle in. 😉 … Continue reading

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DSB: Real Life Bits 28/03


Hi everyone! It’s recently (and by recently I mean, for ages) been in my mind that you fine people actually care about me. Not just the highly entertaining (I hope) highjinks of Ileandra and Raven, but me, Leah. That’s wonderfully … Continue reading

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DSB: What’s Happening In 2015?


Hi folks, Leah again. ^_^ This is probably the most you’ve heard from me (ever!) but I think it’s important to let you know what I’m doing and why. I can talk to you frankly when I’m like this and … Continue reading

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