Tag Archives: Reading

Paper & Kindling: A 3-4-1 Collection Available Now!

I apologize for the radio silence here for a while, but it has partly been for a good reason. I am excited to announce that now available on Amazon, you can get Paper & Kindling: A 3-4-1 Collection! This contains … Continue reading

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Dusting off

Sometimes, we all need a break. From side projects, from other people’s demands, from our own expectations of ourselves. There are infinite things, really, that may inundate us to the point of collapse if we don’t occasionally shut the door … Continue reading

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3-4-1: Three Tales Told Nine Ways now available!

I am SO HAPPY to let you all know that 3-4-1: Three Tales Told Nine Ways, the illustrated short story anthology I put together with two of my friends and three wonderful illustrators, is now available on Amazon in Kindle … Continue reading

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Understanding enjoyment

I think we can all agree that people like what they like. We’ll give a lot of leeway to movies or music or books that are in a category or by a specific person that we already know we enjoy. For … Continue reading

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3-4-1 project update!

Well, the Kickstarter campaign ended on May 1, and I’m thrilled to say that we surpassed our funding goal! Like most campaigns, we had a lull in the middle of the funding period, but then pledges picked up again so … Continue reading

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3-4-1 project: over halfway funded!

I’m so thrilled about the response the 3-4-1 Kickstarter has been getting! We’re on track to be fully funded by the end of the month, as we’re just over halfway through the funding period and we’re just over halfway funded.

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3-4-1 short story collection Kickstarter

Many things from my first post of 2015 are coming to fruition, and here’s another!: Me and two of my friends are going to publish an illustrated short story collection called 341 later this year. We just launched a Kickstarter to fund … Continue reading

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Fierce Fictional Females: the women of Harry Potter

I’m one of those people who partly grew up reading the Harry Potter series. Although I was in high school and college when most of the books and movies came out, they still had a significant influence on me. I wrote a … Continue reading

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Escaping escapism

Lately, I’ve been thinking on and off about how my reading and writing preferences have evolved over time. I will happily admit that I like reading—and writing—because I enjoy escaping reality. Even if the book I choose to read is … Continue reading

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When to conceal, when to reveal

There are many aspects about writing that can be difficult, to the point that we writers often summarize it as simply, “Writing is hard.”* Each writer has their own list of aspects that they struggle with most. For some, dialogue is … Continue reading

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