I’ll Take a Little Monster with my Magic Please.

With Halloween behind us, I've been thinking about the fascination we have with monsters. They attract us in all forms, from literature to movies to on-line gaming. I'm not a big fan of horror, but I love a little dark with my fantasy. My current WIP doesn't have any traditional monsters (just some dragons allies) …

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Evil is as evil does…but is it evil enough?”

Here's the dilemma...how "dark" you should go with your evil characters. I realized that my "bad" character is certainly dark and wicked...But is she EVIL enough? One thing I've learned over the last two years of crafting and completing a first draft (Cave of Whispers, due out late 2019), is that (mostly) there are no rules. …

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“What I learned @WorldCon76” or “That was crazy amazing!”

It was my first WorldCon. Yes, I was a total noob. Made all the noob mistakes: trying to fit too much into every day, forgetting to eat, drink enough water, staying up way to late, etc. But I wanted to relish every last morsel…and I did. It’s taken me over a week to decompress and …

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