Commencement is about to Commence!

  My final semester as an undergraduate is coming to a close, much more swiftly than I thought it would at the beginning of the semester. As commencement is only a few short weeks away, and all signs seem to say I will indeed make it, I thought I’d make …

A Very Nova Yuletide

Max, when we join him, sits at Ellen’s bedside in the mostly abandoned hospital several weeks after the Nova Wave swept the planet, magically unzipping and recombining the DNA of every living creature. These new creatures, called novas come in every imaginable variety, some of which are deadly. Ellen remains …

Progress Report

  So this has been a pretty eventful semester. Now that it’s nearly over, I feel like I can share some of the wonderful publicly. My followers on Facebook already know much of this, so I will skip some of the fascinating details and just hit the high points. * …

Monster Carnival and Spring Break

Monster Carnival was fun as always, and I got to bring home an original piece of artwork, a signed book by a new local author, and some cool swag. I also learned that cold rainy days kinda suck for even indoor events. Next year will be much better. Still, I …

Okay So…

Things are ever changing in author land. First of all, I am accumulating rejections. Which is good. I don’t want a big head. Also, I now have two blogs, this one, and the one over at Twisted Candle Media to keep up with. Also, there are now 15 hours in …

Out With The Old…

Toward tomorrow~ There are a lot of reasons 2016, especially the latter half of 2016 were a challenge for me.  I won’t bore you with details, but I will say that things seem to be looking up for 2017.  Let us hope there are fewer big setbacks this year. In …

Finals are OVER!

For better or worse, this semester’s finals week is over and done.  Now I can focus on other important stuff like family and working on the second book. This semester’s been a rough one with so much going on in my world outside of school.  Here’s hoping that 2017 brings …

Sam’s Perspective

I was privileged to work yesterday on the set of RSUTV in Claremore.  RSU– that’s Rogers State University– is where I go to school, and it’s a school I’m proud of. I love that they have probably the greatest communications program in the state, and I love their brand new …