From My Mouth

An October Update (I Guess?)

I don't usually do a "Here's what I've been up to for the past month..." kind of thing, but it feels kind of appropriate considering how crazy the last month or so has been from personal and professional standpoint. So, without further ado...: SEPTEMBER A week and a half in Switzerland with my wife, father… Continue reading An October Update (I Guess?)

From My Mouth


In the past few months we've seen Amazon announce straight to series orders for a LORD OF THE RINGS prequel and THE WHEEL OF TIME. That's great—both sound fun. I'll probably watch both. But. Can we not? THE WHEEL OF TIME is a fun series, one from which I've found a bit of influence. But… Continue reading On Amazon’s THE WHEEL OF TIME & LORD OF THE RINGS TV Shows

From My Mouth

In My Headphones: Music I’m Loving

The title of this really says it all. I listen to a lot of shit when I'm working out at the gym, walking around the neighborhood, or driving someplace. Often times, when I'm thinking of a scene, a collection of scenes, or the general tone of story I'm working on, I pick a handful of… Continue reading In My Headphones: Music I’m Loving

Free Fiction · Writing

VULTURES Prologue & First Chapter

PROLOGUE LEGACY The Month of Cemb, Reshaper Year 1895 OURAN'AN, once great city of the Reshapers, was a ruin. A necropolis of ice and stone, of hoarfrost spires like the jagged teeth of dragons. A sick, black essence webbed its way along the streets; it crept up buildings like vines. Its gossamer threads extended from… Continue reading VULTURES Prologue & First Chapter