Every night at 11:17 p.m., Johnny would fall asleep. He’d sink down into the mattress of the twin-sized bed of his little cabin in the woods. As he descended and sleep came, the world around him disappeared. The forest. The
Sofia licked the frosting from her fingertips. Two minutes ago, the cupcake had been there in her hands, borne of a strange conflagration of flour and sugar and god knows what else. Eggs. Probably eggs. And butter. Animals in the
Though I primarily consider myself an author of novels and short stories, I (like many others) also write poetry and other notes and random musings as a way to express myself creatively. Up until now, I’ve mostly kept these “raw”
What happens when a writer with a penchant for suspense, who also happens to be the father of three boys reads ‘Goldilocks’ as a bedtime story to his youngest son? He thinks to himself “You know what would be cool?
The other day I sat down with fellow writer, Liv Archer, to answer a few questions about my writing process and the evolution of my novel ‘The Unfortunate Expiration of Mr. David S. Sparks.’ She asked quite a few great
Back in February, I released the paperback and Kindle editions of my science-fiction novel, ‘The Unfortunate Expiration of Mr. David S. Sparks.’ In the time since release it’s received dozens of positive reviews, with readers calling it such things as:
The other day I was lucky enough to be asked to sit down for an interview with author and blogger, Mike Chapman. In it, we dove into questions of philosophy, writing process, and even how The Care Bears were a
In my life, I’ve learned a lot about editing. About proofreading, revising, spellchecking and grammar correction. And I’m sure you have too. I trained in journalism in college (and wrote a bunch of philosophy essays too), and have written a