Behold! A chilling tale of danger and suspense, excerpted from a work in progress. #epicfantasy #WritersLife #ProperFormat
Recently I held a poll on Twitter to determine the title for my fantasy novel. The Emerald Sword never really grabbed me, but I didn't have any great ideas. Then I wrote some words down from my main character's perspective and I realized I had my title: The Tang of Fate First I went to … Continue reading Now hear this!
I've come across something in my writing that's helping me a lot, and I'd like to share it with you. Now, as with most writing advice, this bit won't appeal to everyone. Some are gonna think it's dumb or too hard or not hard enough or whatever. That's ok. Ready? Here we go. At the base … Continue reading Bad Writing Advice: Part 1 – The 4 (or 5) F’s
This time I'm wrong about the refugee crisis at the border. Oh boy!
Today's blog is about how Everything Sucked in the 90s and how Netflix is helping to make things better. #FightThePower
Bubblegum-Man supports the kids for #MarchForOurLives
I've posted on this topic in the past, on my old blog. My feelings haven't changed. Escapism is often decried as immature or irresponsible. As if to say someone locked in a basement filled with spiders, frantically trying to find another way out, is somehow guilty of sloth. Escapism is a perfectly rational response to … Continue reading Defending Escapism
Hiya, kids! Down here in Georgia, we're experiencing Snowpocalypse III: The Third One. Eagle-eyed readers will recall the original Snowpocalypse back in 2011, which served as the precursor to Snowpocalypse II: Snowmageddon in 2014. Now the winter weather is back. It's Snowpocalypse III: With a Vengeance! All of us at Conq Comix/Optimist's Umbrella are having … Continue reading Snowpocalypse III: The Snowening
Remade! As a sequel! Black Widow kicks butt with four other women, one of whom is invisible the entire time! If there’s a problem. If no one else can handle it. And if you’ve already tried the Avengers, maybe you can hire….FEMME FORCE FIVE!
Gonna talk feminism for a second. Feel free to check out. Was just thinking about something. In 3rd grade, my friend K wanted me to hold her medication bottle for her because she didn’t want a bulge showing in her jeans on class picture day. That’s messed up, right? She was freaking 8. Who told … Continue reading Real Talk