Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?

I was in Golden for my friend’s wedding at the end of August. The weather was cool and gloomy and wonderful, the perfect atmospheric fodder for getting back into a legitimate writing routine. Often I forget that it’s been about two years since I stopped writing on the regular. Sometimes I look at my kid and think to myself that time really hasn’t passed all that fast. Despite what people...

WIP Moodboard: “The Wheel”

Since I’ve started complaining about my self-proclaimed “writer crisis”, I can freely admit that I haven’t done much to get out of my funk. I go through patches where I think that I could easily just stop writing. I’ve published a book. Readers have emailed me to tell me that my writing helped them feel less like garbage. Book blogs write nice reviews. I’ve achieved what I’ve wanted but I...

Playlist: Better Places

Like a lot of writers, I try to make playlists for the stories I write while writing them. Sometimes the music I listen to doesn’t quite jive with the theme I have going, so some songs get nixed and replaced with other songs I’ve I’ve written/edited/published said story. Not all stories end up with real playlists, but every so often I end up with a tale that also gets a...

EXIGENCIES is Out!

Amazon has released Exigencies early, so now you can buy yourself a physical copy. The ebook version will be released soon. Also, if you’re keen, make sure to leave a review on Amazon and Goodreads!   “These pages house some of the most exciting writers you’ve never heard of—yet. They make the mundane terrifying, the poignant macabre, the violent touching. The only thing you won’t find is the expected, because...

Choose Wisely: 35 Women Up to No Good

A couple years back I wrote a zombie story called “Better Places”. Said zombie story appeared in Pulp Modern #4, which is currently selling for $999.11 on Amazon, so clearly it’s a really, really great story for that kind of dolla dolla bills. Nevertheless, while you might not be able to get your hands on the obscurity that is a back-issue of an obscure pulp lit mag, you can now...