Katje van Loon


Katje van Loon is an author and poet from British Columbia, Canada. A wild witch trapped in the big city, Katje writes about what zie wishes: to sink into wild spaces, to run with the wolves, to awaken zir warrior heritage.

Someday she hopes to drag her spouse to a small town where everyone will know their names, and disappearing into the woods will be easier than it is in the city.

Pronouns: alternately zie/zir and she/her.

Smashwords Interview

When did you first start writing?
My mother swears on her life that I wrote my first poem when I was 2. I didn't start seriously applying myself to my writing until I was 12, however.
What motivated you to become an indie author?
Impatience, mostly.
Read more of this interview.

Where to find Katje van Loon online

Where to buy in print


The Bellica Trilogy
A series of three books set within the larger meta-series of The Third Age, following the lives of three bellicas.
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The Jade Star of Athering
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You set the price! Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2020. Categories: Poetry » Female authors, Poetry » Biography
Biographical poetry of soul and sass, depicting the life of a young Canadian woman struggling with identity.
The Jade Star of Athering
Series: The Bellica Trilogy, Book 2. You set the price! Words: 115,500. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Prophecy. Calamity. Faith.
Series: The Bellica Trilogy, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 255,010. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Conspiracy. Magic. Courage.
Stranger Skies
Series: The Borderlands Saga, Volume 1. You set the price! Words: 74,250. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Science Fiction
NaNoWriMo 2012 book. Last updated 2012-11-06 07:34:03
Divinity. Mortality. War.