Hello, my lovelies! So, I know that I’m taking my sweet time to get Broken Melody into your hands, and for that, I apologize. Kinda. Not really... Let me explain. Broken Melody digs deeps into the world of drug addiction and mental illness. It covers things that I have personally gone through with firsthand experience. … Continue reading Monsters Within
Snow and Fire Sue, Ryan, Shawn, and I were the only ones awake. The rest of the house was still sleeping soundly when we found ourselves in the kitchen, stumbling around with half-open eyes scrounging for food like starving animals. “I’m going outside to train.” Sue held a granola bar in her hand and … Continue reading Experiment X: Christmas
I can feel the panic rising through me swiftly, like rushing waters during a hurricane. I’m suffocating on oxygen as my lungs struggle to keep up with my quickened heartbeat. Ready for an unseen battle, my chest tightens and my stomach flutters with a sinking sense of dark dread. The very tips of my fingers … Continue reading Panic Rising
I, like many of you have stumbled upon this here blog entry, have experienced the dark entity that is depression. I tried writing this early last week, but couldn’t. I didn’t have the mental energy as I fought off this pesky demon. So, I complied a small list to help you get through this. It … Continue reading Surviving A Demonic Attack. (AKA, A Depressive Episode)
Mark appears from a break in the trees in complete silence. Not even the crunch of leaves beneath his feet can be heard. The colors of the forest drop from his skin and the moss on his bare feet dissipate into nothing. He swings his rifle so that it rests on his back before sitting … Continue reading Interview With A Ghost: Mark Kline
When trapped within the confines of my own head as I scribble out a story like a madman with a journal, I tend to forget that I can lift my head and breathe if only for a moment. I’m going to safely assume, that if you also write (or draw, or paint, or read, or … Continue reading Taking Care of Your Mental Health While Writing Tricky Material (Starring: Kira The Puppers)
He walks in with his hands in his pockets. He’s wearing a hoodie and ripped jeans. His head is shaved and he looks tired. His knuckles are torn up from a fight and his eyes are almost glowing. He doesn’t look at anyone as he walks towards me and sits down. He orders a black … Continue reading Interview with The Ruthless Intellect-Shawn Machmon
With Experiment X 3 sitting patiently for the next step in the seemingly never-ending process of book-writing, my hands refuse to remain idle. My brain poured with a fountain of new projects to begin. New stories formed in my consciousness like tidal waves. To be honest though, they began forming as the end of Experiment … Continue reading No to Broken Melody, Yes to Immortal
I finally finished the rough draft of Experiment X: 3. No, I will not reveal the subtitle. Mostly because I'm still juggling against three. So, I don't even know the subtitle yet. Subtitles are not why I'm currently writing this here though! I want to 'explain' myself on why it took me so long to … Continue reading Experiment X: The Book That Took Forever to Write, An Explanation.
Jack is waiting patiently at a small table in the soon to be crowded pub. His body looks as though it has been carved from stone, but his build is smaller than Ryan’s. He wears dark colored jeans and a gray shirt that makes his brilliantly blue eyes pop like stars. There’s a plate of … Continue reading Interview With The Ring Leader-Jack Cortex. Experiment X.