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Writing for me | Writing for you

Writing for me | Writing for you

I knew I wanted to write something today but couldn’t for the life of me figure out what. Then an idea popped into my head for a poem. This is that poem.

Goals for 2021

Goals for 2021

2020 has been an awful year for so many people and for so many reasons. I had so many plans for the year, as I’m sure did so many others, and very few of them came to pass. All the shows I hoped to see. All the writing I hoped to do. All the life I hoped to live…

Writing, Representation, and Me

Writing, Representation, and Me

Everyone likes to see themselves in the media the consume. It’s why films like Black Panther did so well with audiences. It’s why TV shows like Pose are celebrated.

The Burning Ash Turns One

The Burning Ash Turns One

The world may have gone to hell right now, but 1st April 2020 marks a very special day in my calendar. On this day, one year ago, ‘The Burning Ash’ was finally released.

The Sequel Dilemma

The Sequel Dilemma

When it comes time to sit down and write the sequel, you’re left with a number of questions on how to proceed. Here’s how I approached them.

The Burning Ash: Hit The Climax

The Burning Ash: Hit The Climax

I’m finally back on track to finish this thing once and for all. Funnily enough, I’m coming right back into it all at the climax.

The Burning Ash: To Swear or Not To Swear

The Burning Ash: To Swear or Not To Swear

I recently finished reading Stardust and it got me to thinking about one little part of my novel that I’ve struggled to decide what to do with: Swearing.