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VULTURES Chapter 1

1 CORPSES The Month of Jul, Mid Year 1169 THEAILYS AN retched and the odor was almost as foul as that of the mangled corpse a few feet from where he knelt. A fantastic way to ring in his thirtieth year, to be sure. His younger self would have been surprised, horrified even, by the […]

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Why I Write

The short reason: I write because I like telling stories. The long(ish) reason: Buckle up, friends–I’ve got some things to say. The Long(ish) Reason I’ve seen a number of people on social media lately spouting the “SFF should just be about stories. People shouldn’t bring their personal beliefs or experiences into their work” bullshit. That’s […]

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CATHARSIS IN ECLIPSE: A Liosene Short Story

The elders say a person’s composure reflects their soul. If this is true, then half our kind are mad. The eclipse is nearly here. I have anticipated it for twenty years, since my first transformation, and I have more or less made peace with my destiny. The moment in between brings fear or purpose and […]

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Writing & Revising SHADOW TWINS Part 2: The Plot & Characters

Today I’m going to be talking more about the evolution of SHADOW TWINS, specifically its plot and characters, which I touched on briefly in my previous post regarding the story’s inspiration and influences PLOT I can only say so much about the plot without spoiling the story. The original idea for SHADOW TWINS was relatively […]

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