Monthly Archives: March 2014

Dissecting a Trope – First Love as Last Love

ShareTweet The trope I’m dissecting today has been a bit of a pet peeve of mine for a number of years. It works like this: The protagonist falls in love for the first time during the story and ends the … Continue reading

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Demon, Demons, and Revisions

ShareTweet First off, Demon: The Descent was released into the world yesterday. Maybe it Fell. Maybe it was pushed. I suppose it depends on the story you’re trying to tell. I’ve had a lot of fun doing freelance work for … Continue reading

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A Savings Account for Words

ShareTweet Remember how last week I mentioned I was under the weather? It was a bit worse than that – to the point where I spent three more days home sick from work, sleeping 14 hours a day. Just ugh. … Continue reading

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A Brief Marscon 2014 Wrap-up

ShareTweet I always take the Monday after Marscon off of work to undergo Marscon Detox, and this year is no different in that regard. However, after pushing myself very hard at work (and after work) for the last two weeks, … Continue reading

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Like the First Drops of Rain from a Summer Storm

ShareTweet I wrote the first 2,500 words of the second draft of Kingmaker‘s sequel over the weekend. New projects are always exciting for me. They really do feel like the sound of the first few drops of rain after listening … Continue reading

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