Category Archives: Authors

4 Reasons to Geek Out About The River Fox by Jonny Jimison

My buddy, Jonny Jimison, is one of the most clever and gifted cartoonists I’ve ever met. Jonny’s first graphic novel, Martin and Marco: The Dragon Lord Saga, has been described as “The Lord of the Rings meets Calvin and Hobbes.” Personally, I … Continue reading

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Meeting a Nerd Hero: My Encounter with Ernest Cline

I’ve had a busy spring. My spring semester class was by far the most difficult class I’ve taken thus far in my M. A. program. I was struggling with the material to start with, but then when my grandmother passed … Continue reading

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Cross-Medium Canon Conundrums

With the announcement of casting for Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, the long list of upcoming Marvel movies, Agents of S. H. I. E. L. D., and Agent Carter, I’ve become a mixture of excited and thoughtful. The respective franchises are things … Continue reading

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Mid-week Link Round-up

It’s been a full week after a full weekend, so here’s a simple list of some of the places you can find my recent writing, as well as fun happenings around the World Wide Interwebz.  Where to Find My Writing … Continue reading

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Writing Encouragement From John Scalzi

While at ConCarolinas last weekend, I had the pleasure of meeting science fiction author, John Scalzi. Mr. Scalzi was incredibly kind and spoke freely of his writing process and his experience with publication. It was particularly encouraging to me as a writer. … Continue reading

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Nerd Fighters! Swordfighting with Tom Farmer

Greetings, Nerd Warriors!   I ran into some bumps in the road and had a few family emergencies in the last months of 2013.  Regretfully, this lead to many a distraction from this blog.  Things are smoothing out now.  I’ve … Continue reading

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8 Rules for Writing from Neil Gaiman

I stumbled across this little gem and thought I’d share it here.  The article in which this piece originally appeared also features great writing advice from other authors.  I often find it helpful to hear from other writers, learning what … Continue reading

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