A Holiday For Your Book

Holidays are a time of inspiration.  All you have to do is look at Christmas. There have to be hundreds, if not thousands of Christmas related/adjacent/affiliated movies. Everything from A Christmas Carol to Die Hard. So many stories inspired by an otherwise ordinary day of the year. But what happens when […]

Character Arcs & Why They Are Necessary

Whether they be positive or negative, Anakin Skywalker or Luke, a great story involves a character arc of some sort.  If the story wasn’t enough to change the character in some profound way, it probably wasn’t that interesting. I’d use Ezra (from The Sword and Shield) as an example […]

Book Cover Reveal!

  While people say you can’t judge a book by it’s cover, most of us do. When selecting my next read I judge it by it’s title, then cover, then synopsis, then first page, then first chapter. Then I buy it. Despite that rigorous vetting process I still have five […]

The Pinterest Marathon

I spent most of my free time Friday, and five minutes this morning, uploading all my blog posts to My Pinterest Profile. The reason it took me so long was because they kept putting a spam block on my account to prevent, well, spam. Which is understandable because […]