There is only now

It's been a long time, hasn't it? Sometimes, life grabs you and shakes you up, and all you can do is hold on. The last year has seen a lot of change and upheaval in my world, and I let myself get distracted from work. A move, a divorce, and settling into my parent's home. …

Tokyo in Tulsa

I am very excited to announce that I will be a guest at Tokyo in Tulsa this summer! Taking place July 14-16, Tokyo in Tulsa is a large fan-based convention focusing on Japanese Anime, Culture, and Pop Culture. I will be hosting several panels focusing on gaming and writing--more information once final panels are selected! …

When the Wild Hunt Rides

I got an exciting e-mail this morning!  My short story, When the Wild Hunt Rides, will be appearing in the anthology Hoofbeats: Flying with Magical Horses!  This anthology was previously named Epona's Children, and is full of fun and fantastic stories about all things horse.  Magical, of course. This short story is a favorite of mine. …

Turning Left

This story has always been one of my favorites. It found its start in one of the many workshop classes I took at the University of Montana, and it has gone through many, many drafts and revisions. It's a story that I've been holding on to, one that I haven't really wanted to submit anywhere. …

Worth It

I get the same question quite often: Is it worth it? Is it worth the long nights sequestered in your office? Is it worth missing out on time with friends and family, community events? Is it worth losing time to your hobbies? Is it worth a cluttered house, a sink full of dishes, yet another …

MidWinter Wrapup

Last week, I had the opportunity to attend the MidWinter gaming convention in Milwaukee, WI.  My main goal for the weekend was to storytell at the Rage and Retribution Remix game, using the BNS Apocalypse Gamma Slice rules. I've got to say, this is probably one of the best conventions I have ever attended!  The …