Nobody Understands

What is it like to be a writer? It’s a life that only other writers can possibly understand, but I’ll try to explain it.

Brain Dump

What do watching Penny Dreadful, avoiding blog writing, Uncle Bob’s paintings, broken down cars, babushkas, and curses have in common? They all came out in the same brain dump.

Tag, You’re It

Dialog tags are the foundation of writing for some people. But for others, like me, I need more than just “said” and “asked” because many times, my characters hiss, snap, yell, and spit.

Rules, Shmules

Some rules are good. But preferences that people make into rules? They’re stupid and should be questioned and are begging to be defied.