Mid March Update

Shit… I agreed to keep doing this. I should really make a schedule… and drafts… I think I had a great idea for a blog and then I went to bed… and -poof- gone. I will admit to one thing. I’ve begun a project. Something I hope to continue through to publishing. That is all… I think I’ve finally gotten I’m eating Tostitos with Hummus. … Continue reading Mid March Update

February 2019: What the hell?

I’m really not that okay… I guess I promised myself to do this weekly… I’ll add the usual preface. My month was not your month. I am writing this entirely as a point of therapy for myself because well… writing does help. Screaming into the void does help. Just putting my thoughts and feelings into something readable allows me to process it better than the cascade of half-formed thoughts. … Continue reading February 2019: What the hell?

Netflix’s Sibling Dramas: Hill House & Umbrella Academy

Genre Fiction as Family Dramas (Mild Spoilers ahead) I have just finished the first season of Netflix’s Umbrella Academy and I have some stuff to talk about. When watching this Saturday-Morning-style superhero Drama, created Gerard Way of My Chemical Romance fame, I could not help but notice it’s similarities to another Netflix genre series; The Haunting of Hill House by Mike Flanagan (Hush, Oculus & Gerald’s Game). Both shows operate as long-form … Continue reading Netflix’s Sibling Dramas: Hill House & Umbrella Academy

Post Project Ennui

So here goes my first blog, because I really don’t know what else to do. On January 28th, 2018, I finished my second full manuscript, a first draft of what I hope will be a really dark, brutal, neo-noir story where a girl tries to overcome her own limitations, but also involving a gang war between Vampire Aristocrats and Goblin Gangsters. Fun Stuff. I finished … Continue reading Post Project Ennui