Aspire, But Do Not Compare

There is a quote that I love that says, You might not be the next J.K Rowling, or J. R. R. Tolkien, or (insert author here), but they won’t ever be you either. I think this is such a powerful quote that, while at face value might be incredibly discouraging, is actually incredibly empowering. I…

Talking To Myself

I recently came across a quote by the late Terry Pratchett that has really given me perspective for writing: Although I have always been in the “don’t rewrite anything until you finish!” camp, this really gave me some perspective on why this method is helpful (beyond ‘so you actually get through the whole story’). I…

Have you read “The Keeper”?

Reviews are an incredibly valuable thing for an author; for me, even more valuable than the revenue. Why? Because YOUR reviews are what help me pinpoint strengths and weaknesses and improve my skill in the art of storytelling. I hope that, if you have read “The Keeper”, you will consider writing a quick review for it on either Amazon.com or…