interviews & Reviews
Wed, 1 July, 2020
Our depiction of disfigurement and disability in villains—those in speculative works, particularly—taints our perception of disabled people in our own world with a dangerous morality.
Fri, 26 June, 2020
Science Fiction Fantasy as a genre is known for tackling massive scopes and complicated settings, from Blade Runner’s seedy cyberpunk cities to the galactic warfare in Ender’s Game. In the past decade, however, sci-fi has undergone a tonal shift...
Top Shelf Magazine: You Can't Miss The Library: Disability in SFF Worlds
Stark land sweeps from the buildings atop the hill. I’d liken farm fields to skirts. This vista is too sharp for that. These are nature’s tassets. Narrow stone paths and hard-packed trails wind between sod roofs...
go indie now: Writing Great Representation When It's Not Your Ow
Tue, 24 Sept, 2019
We strive for stories that are authentic and visceral. Lately, the conversation on good representation includes the debate on whether or not to write characters whose experiences aren’t our own. How can we be respectful? Is it even our story to tell? Does it count when we write in made-up worlds?
The Creative Penn: WHAT AUTHORS NEED TO KNOW ABOUT BOOK COVER DESIGN
Fri, 6 Sept, 2019
Your book cover is one of the most important pieces of your product (besides your awesome writing, obviously!). Covers are meant to be judged–despite how much we’re warned against it!
Sat, 25 May 2019
As authors, however, we often face tight budgets. Deciding where to spend our money and where to tighten the belt isn’t easy. So how do you create an eye-catching, on-brand cover without breaking the bank?
"Navigating New Waters" Sirens Conference Workshop (2019)
Indie Publishing at Maharishi Mahesh University of Management (2019)
Iceland Writers Retreat (2019)
First Step in Publishing Workshop at MC2 Charter School (2018)
Peterborough Toadstool Bookstore Signing (2018)
BookBaby Independent Author Conference (2018)
Keene Comic Con (2018)
Plastic City Comic Con (2017)
Keene Comic Con (2017)
Granite State Comic Con (2017)
When Words Count Retreat (2016)
Granite State Comic Con (2016)
Boston Comic Con (2015)