Femme Fatales – Part 3 – Heroes Assemble

Sooooo….  I have my backdrop: Chicago. And I have my antagonists: The REDACTED! Now I just needed my heroes. In City of Heroes, you teamed up with your friends in teams of eight (not counting trials!). Eight players. Eight heroes. It was also generally CoH basics to stack your team with a mixture of Archetypes.…

Femme Fatales – Part 2 – Location, Location

So, in the last Blog Post (click here if you missed it!) I talked a little about my journey to the inspiration for THE SCORCHED SKY. This week, I’m going to go a little into the creative process behind going from fan fiction, to proper book series. So, I first started writing these stories back…

Femme Fatales – Part 1 – How it started

There’s a new book on the horizon. (P.S. You can click here or on the banner above to pre-order/purchase it!) Exactly one year to the day since I released my debut book HUNTERS, I’ll be debuting the first book in a whole brand new series. This one is a SUPERHERO based saga with some Science…

Inclusivity? Isn’t that how it’s supposed to be?

Those who are eagle-eyed may have noticed that I altered my Twitter profile this past week. I changed both my header and my little avatar picture. I felt it was something I should do in light of the issues going on in the #WritingCommunity with a series of revelations regarding male writers using a female…

Hiccups

Hark! Do thine eyes deceive thee? Nope…me again! Jon is still dealing with some matters that are taking up his time, attention, and brain waves, so y’all are stuck with me again. And I’m happy to be back! 😀 My inspiration today is coming from Jon’s said matters, though, because being derailed by life is…

Lockdown…how are YOU doing?

If you’ve been reading along with my blog for the past few months, you know that I’ve been pretty vocal about stress, anxiety, and mental illness as a whole. It’s important to me that I openly talk about what ails my addled brain. Perhaps it’s because of my own journey, but anything related to this…

Writing & Reading… (part 1)

When Jon was a little boy, he got a passion for reading. Then the passion became an obsession. I don’t remember exactly where it started, or when, but I can put my finger on a number of very defining moments in my life as a reader. It started with a comic book… In 1982, I…