On June 22, 2018, my second mystery novel (yet in my head, my first), The Killed Conscience, was released into the great big world. I imagine this to be a feeling similar to what parents experience when their children move away. Sometimes they go out there and do good, sometimes they hit the ground and stay… Continue reading Living a Dream
Four-and-a-half long, dark and cold months later, and I've spit out the third draft of my upcoming mystery novel, The Killed Conscience. Book blurb: Still at the beginning of her career, investigative journalist Emilee Weathers is eager for a name and hungry for the perfect story, no matter how she has to get it. When… Continue reading It’s Time to Begin
This is no easy task. But it must be done.
When real life isn't enough, I retreat to the world of fiction. I grab a book. My pad and pen. Fingers in their fixed positions across the keyboard. I close my eyes and drift. I imagine. Create. I type. Relentless. This is all I have. I remember my first novel. It was a horror novel… Continue reading My Love for Fiction
Starting out, it can be a pain in the ass getting people behind you and your ideas. Couldn't be more appreciative of author James J. Cudney for doing this, even with his plate already so full. Checkout his most recent post as well as him and his own book, "Watching Glass Shatter."
"If money is where you find happiness, you'll always be poor." -NF, Remember This Success: 1. the favorable or prosperous termination of attempts or endeavors;the accomplishment of one's goals. 2. attainment of wealth, position, honors, or the like. Everyone seems to be constantly searching for something to make them feel whole; something to give them a sense of achievement and positive progress. I'm not saying it's a bad… Continue reading What is Success to you?
Every night, It's like I put a gun to my head, pull the trigger, and let everything from inside spew freely onto that page.
"However long that it takes, I'll go to whatever lengths. It's gonna make me a monster though." -Eminem, Phenomenal Hunger. There's a Hunger inside, unable to be fed A Thirst I fear may never be quenched Dreams I seek to make begin I've never ever wanted something so bad Working this 9-5 on a day-to-day grind Only… Continue reading Won’t Stop till I’m Phenomenal