I usually post on Thursdays. But in honor of my newest book (Into the Void) being released on Friday, I thought I’d write this post today! I am so excited for this book, you guys! I keep asking myself, “Is it wrong to love your own book this much?” And the answer is, “Who cares?” […]
I am a science fiction/fantasy writer who loves stormy weather, good coffee, adventures, and reunions with old friends. I like to think of myself as an artistic philosopher, which basically means I try to understand the world through my work (and yes I will read Plato with as much relish as Lois Lowry and Charles Dickens). Take a look around my website. I have a couple of short stories as well as information about my novel, "The Creation of Jack." Plus, two more books are on their way! Feel free to comment. I would love to hear from you.
Don’t begin a sentence with a conjunction. Don’t use passive voice. Don’t address the reader directly. Don’t give your character a name your readers can’t pronounce. We’ve all heard the writing rules. But if you’re like me, you’ve watched your favorite authors break those rules with glee! But rules are there for a reason. I am […]
If you’ve researched writing at all, or read any of the many writing tutorial blogs out there, you’ve probably read that you have to write your novel backwards from the ending. This isn’t a post to disagree or agree with that advice, but rather to explore it. Because this is something that I’ve been thinking […]
I am a science fiction and fantasy writer. I love traveling (I have lived in four countries), coffee, philosophy, hiking, and good music. Welcome to my website and feel free to look around! I will be putting up content soon: the first book of my futuristic trilogy “The Creation of Jack” as well as short stories and samples of some other books that I would love feedback on!