I joined a Hollywood pitch conference in 2017, before Penchant for Darkness had been fully fleshed out, to see if my pitch would catch interest. It did, and a production company asked for my synopsis. I was elated, my story caught someone’s eye. However, two months later, I received a rejection email. They would pass […]
Tropes are everywhere. It’s almost impossible not to fall victim to at least one or two in your storytelling. So the questions become, how and why are these tropes new. And these answers come from the characters. Time-travel is an oft used trope, but it can differ based on the mechanics of how it works […]
“How do you go about creating a new and interesting magic system?” You know, this question was harder to answer than I thought. I’m currently working on the first draft of my third romance in The Serrulata Saga, which will be the fifth book in the series overall. Now that I’m so deep into this […]
Hello everyone and welcome to my stop on the Escapist Book Tours virtual book tour for Tim Beeden’s Fantasy novel Envy! Today, I am so excited to kickoff the tour by sharing a guest post written by the author!
On Fae Vampires and fae compete for my favorite supernatural. Obviously, I had to combine them! I’ve always been fascinated with mythology. My favorite series are the ones that blend myth with a new mythos (Kate Daniels by Ilona Andrews for instance). I knew I wanted to blend my own version of fae with real […]
Hello everyone and welcome to my stop on the Escapist Book Tours virtual book tour for Dave Dobson’s Science Fiction Space Opera novel Daros! Today, I am excited to kick off the tour by sharing an incredible guest post by the author about how he goes about incorporating humor in his writing!