Category Archives: Thoughts

Luke Callindor and Nyx: Siblings By Battle and Pain

First, I realized I couldn’t think of a ‘male/female’ friendship in literature that didn’t end up with a romance or have a one-sided interest.  It seems we’re incapable of having the opposite genders be closely linked by anything more than … Continue reading

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A Hero Who Cries

This week I’m going to be discussing various themes and emotions that are within the next book Legends of Windemere: Curse of the Dark Wind.  As The Compass Key proved, delays seem to happen and I’d rather be clean than … Continue reading

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3 Questions that Require Some Thought

The following are questions posed by Nicholas Rossis.  Check out his blog and books! Have you noticed any changes in the publishing industry and in the way people treat Indie authors in your short time as an author? It’s hard … Continue reading

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Author Comforts: Music to Banish the Quiet

Many authors need quiet to get work done.  I’m not one of those.  I need some type of noise, but one that I can control.  I can mute my laptop whenever I need to focus more.  I can’t do that … Continue reading

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Author Comforts: Finish a Section and Take a Break

I used to be able to write nonstop for hours.  Then my fingers got old, my mind got wander-y, and my energy simply didn’t hold up like it used to.  I’m not talking about the brief moment where you flex … Continue reading

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Author Comforts: Remember to Hydrate

I always forget to grab something to drink while I’m writing.  It wasn’t always this way, but I think it stems from me cutting caffeinated or sweet sodas out of my life.  Not completely since I indulge maybe 1-2 times … Continue reading

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Author Comforts: Snackage!

There really isn’t anything deep about this.  Each of us has a favored snack or food that we gravitate toward without thinking about it.  They’re that treat we love that brings mental and emotional comfort.  A food that we never … Continue reading

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