My most recent blog posts…

Finding Your Voice

Sometimes I find myself at war with my narrators. In Withered World, I am tackling first person narration from the perspective of an angry 17-year-old. Not my ideal situation. But here’s how I’m combating it.
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Reading with Open Eyes

One of the big lessons I learned while in school studying creative writing and literature was how to read with open eyes. Pleasure reading is great, but when you’re reading to learn a technique or to study a genre, absorbing with awareness is of great importance. Read more

Enrich Your Fiction: My Sensory Game

Inspiration is all around you, as long as you are willing to be open to it. I love to travel and over the course of my meanderings, I constructed a game. I use this game to orient myself in a new place and use the sensory experiences to enrich my writing. Read more