Lead image from luizclas on Pexels.com There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you. –Maya Angelou News: The first chapter of Alloland is now in the final editing stages! I’m also considering submitting some of my short stories and (gasp) poems to literary magazines. So keep an eye out for announcements … More February 2018 Newsletter
Years ago, I decided to compile a document of cool things I learned. From glowing wounds to farming snails to a word common to nearly every language on the planet… … More Real Life Cool Stuff
“How can fiction be more real than reality? It makes no sense. Nothing is more real than reality.” —random commenter on Reddit.
I don’t take issue with this statement. I take issue what the implication behind it.
Fiction that takes place in alternative societies or worlds, likewise, show us things about our own reality that we normally take for granted. … More How can fiction be more useful than reality?