What to Expect from a Content Editor

While attending the University of Washington, I was given the unique and wholly valuable opportunity to intern as a slush pile reader for a local literary agency. I can’t pretend it was a glamorous experience, but I neither wished nor expected it to be. It was like a child peering under the hood of a…

How to Begin your Novel

It is altogether too common for a story to remain uncompleted solely because it was never actually begun. Folks often say that they do not understand how to begin to write, and thinking back to the first days of my own writing career, I can absolutely sympathize. While there is no one correct method to begin a story,…

Innocent Update – 2.6.2014

“It’s the job that’s never started as takes longest to finish.” -JRR Tolkien There is, of course, an undeniable, nearly childish wisdom to Tolkien’s words. The harsh truth is that it isn’t the thought that counts, it is the action. For me, Innocent has been a journey of extended beginnings and perpetual plannings. Nearly four years have passed…