Fandom Ruins Stories

Fandom is a strange concept. A deep love for a story sounds like a great thing, but it can devolve into an obsession that, like Lenny fromĀ Of Mice and Men or that white, hairy monster from Bugs Bunny, just ends up crushing the thing to death. Both the strength and…

Essential Writing Tools For Parents

It may sound counter intuitive, but having children has made me a more proficient and prolific writer. Changing diapers, getting vomited on, turning everything into a spaceship, making lunch, cleaning that lunch off the wall, making second lunch, engaging in arguments I have no chance of winning because two-year-olds don't…