I had two different people look at my writing. I got two entirely different opinions. One said I needed to leave historical references in the story. The other said to take them out because they were understood to be in the story. What to do...what to do.... Yeah, sounds about right This has been happening … Continue reading What’s Up With That?
No surprise, like most writer humans I’m probably trying to think of a way to invent a house elf that can input my edits, clean, cook and do schoolwork with my kid. I am having minimal success. However, here’s a huge tease of what I’m working on...the artist is Steve Townsend. He also does some … Continue reading Guess What?
Recently, in this glorious New Year, I had to make some cuts in my life. About 180 pounds of cuts. See, I was kinda in a thing with this guy and it didn’t dawn on me that it just wasn’t working. For about 18 years. It became tiresome and just boring from my end. The … Continue reading Don’t Be That Guy
What a way to start this month off?! Now, if the Browns win, well, I am golden. Can’t ask for more!!
Okay, yeah-here is the good news people-Tales of the Lost Volume 2 (a Bram Stoker Award nominated anthology) is now for sale on Amazon. It's in an ebook format for only 3.99. That's like not even a full coffee at Starbucks. And the money all goes to charity. Also, I dig it. Maybe horror isn't … Continue reading The one where I FINALLY share good news!
Wow! What a month it has been and it's only the 5th? 6th? Estoy muy emocionada!! Let me crawl inside your brain with another new short story on the awesome midnight & indigo website-Tika Zika Also, while you're there, pick up a book and support black women writers I have a few more announcements coming … Continue reading Check Me Out…
This is the part where I'm supposed to put on a top hat and say something like, "In conjunction with Locus Magazine, I was a recipient of a grant from the Ladies of Horror Fiction." Instead, I'm a dork so it's more like, "OH MY GOD!! I GOT A GRANT! LOOK AT ME GO!!" Hey, … Continue reading Winner Winner…I Got A Grant
This is giving me life in writing my novel. What? Yeah, man. It's the apocalypse I'm writing a novel.
Affirmations are everywhere in this Pandemic. Everyone talks about self care and self love, but let’s talk about you and me. Recently, I signed up for a workshop. I get work back from the workshop and it was a critique and then, they wanted money for me to attend the workshop. Now I know my … Continue reading Everything About You Matters