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Urban fantasy, or dragons and cell phones

I love a mash up. Two favorite things smashed together to create a new awesome thing. Like brunch. So urban fantasy was the perfect choice for me, because I like magic and dragons, but also cell phones and memes. What could be better than a dragon who texts her dad for advice on being a mercenary assassin? Other than world peace, of course. So what is Mistwalker like? It's a little bit like Avatar: The Last Airbender meets The Dresden Files. Or maybe Legend of Korra would be

Character Astrology, or Cass & Andy, by the numbers

Do you know the birthdays of your favorite fictional characters? I admit that with the exception of Harry Potter, I do not. Most authors don't include that detail. Maybe most authors don't think in those terms--fictional birthdays for fictional people. What does it matter if my protagonist is a Capricorn or a Taurus? Probably nothing, since astrology is just one of many systems people have created to try to make sense out of a nonsensical universe. But, as a person who loves