I had a bad writing year last year. There is no way to justify it. I had tons of legitimate excuses. Many reasons I wasn’t getting in the words everyday I needed to get down, and yet at the beginning of this year I felt like a failure. I’m used to writing about three books […]Read more "My Bitch Of A Muse"
I get the happy chance to go on vacation in two weeks with a bunch of people who don’t understand my identity. My partner’s extended family. It’s been eating at me for a little while. I’ve been stewing over whether the elephant in the room should be discussed. On one hand, I hate having to […]Read more "The Queer Elephant In The Room"
Summer break is looming, and by looming I mean hanging over my head like a damn dark cloud. I have ten days left of peace. The days are spread out over the next three weeks, and I’m dreading summer. Not because I’m the asshole parent who doesn’t like spending time with my kids. I do, […]Read more "The Dreaded Summer"
As many of you know, I tagged along with a good friend of mine, Kerry Heavens, to a signing she was doing in Chicago. I grew up in Chicago and a chance to visit the city to ride trains and see a friend from the UK was a chance I couldn’t miss. I’d never been […]Read more "Nailed It!"
I used to think everything was black and white. I led myself in these hard defined limits, expecting everything and everyone to conform. I think a lot of my view of the world had to do with how I was raised. My life was set in hard lines, this was right, and this was wrong. […]Read more "Balls Deep in the Gray."
A little bit about Veil of Scars: Steven is tall, dark and damaged. He doesn’t let anyone close, comfortable on the outside of normal life where he can hide his scars behind a wall so high that nothing gets through…except them. Despite a childhood marred with black and blue, he’s survived and moved in with […]Read more "Veil Of Scars Available Now!"