Article | “Orphan Heroics” hosted by Aside from Writing

Today Aside from Writing hosted another of my articles, “Orphan Heroics”. In it I argue how it may be necessary to have heroes with tragic backgrounds in order to have a good fantasy/scifi story. I further argue that this type of character is a different type of tragic hero.  Hopefully people enjoy the thoughts I had on […]

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Audio Books – Modern Oral Storytelling at Aside from Writing

I had such a great time during Aside from Writing’s Indie Author Month in May that I offered them an article for posting. The site was gracious enough to accept the article and feature it TODAY. Click here to read about how audio books are today’s (read: modern) oral storytelling. Remember being on a camping […]

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Why I Write Fiction for Children and Young Adults

My main audience is children and young adults, at least they have been for the last three or so novels I’ve written. I like writing about children and teenagers going on radical adventures, having to grow up through extraordinary circumstances. In these stories, sometimes even the rottenest youngster can be redeemed, because they have not […]

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