Starlight Central

The Writing World of

Mary Anne Gruen

Storytelling …

Sunset Streaks of Color

Existed before there were movies and television, and even before there was the written word.

People would gather around campfires under the stars or in shelters and tell tales. Sometimes these tales told a lesson or kept history alive. More often they were just meant to entertain.

It’s the same today. No matter what new media we use, storytelling is the closest thing we have to real magic. It can take us to any time or any place. And we can imagine ourselves to be anyone or even anything.

So … feel free to check out my tales, soak up a little starlight, and dream of what might be.


Ciendra, The Land of Courage ...

The first book in this fantasy series, "The Four Flowers," will be out later this year on Amazon Kindle. Check back for more!