Do you ever lie?

You know, those little white lies? The lies meant to keep you out of trouble or to keep you from hurting someone’s feelings? Harmless, right? Lucas lies, little white lies just to get out of trouble. He lies to his friends. He lies to himself. He lies to the substitute teacher about why he doesn’t … More Do you ever lie?


We should compose long, angsty songs about the process of writing and create our own music video channel so that we can show the world what is really going on in our basements. The world should know what it looks like to draft and butcher revise and reconstruct and then finally polish and release. The … More Sequel—icious

One, Two, Blood on my Shoe: A Hansel and Gretel Story

I’ve been working on my revisions for my “Hansel and Gretel” story for the past month or so, interrupted by releasing Pretty Things and preparing for my release of The Plague Legacy: Assets. I’m almost finished with these revisions, but even though The Grimm Chronicles: One, Two, Blood on my Shoe is almost finished, it … More One, Two, Blood on my Shoe: A Hansel and Gretel Story

Hansel and Gretel

I’ve always wanted to write for a living. Really, I think I write so that my writing can live. For several years I taught high school English, with a lot of focus on essays and structured writing, and some gem time teaching more creative nonfiction and fiction. I always believed in doing my own assignments. … More Hansel and Gretel