Spitfire Chapter 2

Love at First Sight ~ Earlier I hopped off the bus and trudged through the cold drizzle toward my apartment, gloved hands stuffed into my pockets.  And there he was again—the man on the bus had followed me, matching my steps like he was my shadow.  I sighted him in the side mirror of a … More Spitfire Chapter 2

Spitfire Chapter 1

Flames of Passion ~ The Blue Jay’s façade lit up brighter than ever before as flames spat from its windows, dancing in the night like tortured birds.  Its warmth coursed over my face, and the smoke, bitter and harsh, drove away every trace of Autumn’s brisk chill.  The street around us was deserted—no one was … More Spitfire Chapter 1

Spitfire, a gangster web novel. A new chapter every Tuesday.

I thought I’d do something fun, something to put a bit of life into this blog while I’m working on other things.  Immediately after I finished The Waste, I began a new novel, a story I never really intended to publish.  It was less a novel and more a collection of things I really like—gangsters, … More Spitfire, a gangster web novel. A new chapter every Tuesday.

Upcoming Release: Beautiful War Book I, The Waste

It’s finally happening.  After a few years of feverish brainstorming, followed by a few years of stale procrastination followed by actual hard work, and then another few years that wouldn’t just get on with it, my first novel is ready to publish.  It’s called The Waste, the first of the Beautiful War series.  I’ll put … More Upcoming Release: Beautiful War Book I, The Waste

Debating vs Arguing, or how to prove your point without being a jerk

I’m an argumentative person. I don’t go after topics to argue, and I’ve never been politically oriented, but I enjoy getting into deep discussions with people who disagree with me, really digging into the points to find out what the other person thinks. This is fun to me, and a lot of people don’t like … More Debating vs Arguing, or how to prove your point without being a jerk