summer's last childhood
Poetry

Childhood’s Last Summer—My First Short Story—Has Launched

My first short story launched on Amazon on Thursday. I was incredibly touched by the messages and reviews from friends, acquaintances, and strangers. It feels good when someone you barely know buys your story. You know they're not buying it because you're family. Here are some of the reviews and tweets.     If you want… Continue reading Childhood’s Last Summer—My First Short Story—Has Launched

power of indie platforms
Literature

The Power Of Indie Platforms

"I don't think you're dark enough for young adult. If you're going to submit this book to this agent, I would make it a middle-grade novel." I considered this an immense compliment. An author friend and I were chatting about what often sells in young adult fiction today. Angst, darkness, often it's overly-sexualized themes. Yeah, I… Continue reading The Power Of Indie Platforms