"And it’s time to stop pretending like there are enough roles for people of color to fill."
Why Diversity in Entertainment Matters
about 700 words
"Wreden is desperate and pleading and pathetic. A place that is all too familiar."
The Beginner's Guide
about 900 words
"Don’t use your insecurities as an easy way to not get to the finish line."
Finishing the First Draft
about 1000 words
"They’re flawed. I’m talking physically and emotionally flawed. Both main characters seem to match the grit of their jobs."
about 1100 words
"We are desperately rooting for the Bates family to overcome all the adversity and live healthy lives. But Psycho looms overhead."
You Should Be Watching
about 800 words
"Human beings are so complex, and our characters should be that way too."
Backstory is Literally Everything
"Left behind are memories and recordings of a village that feels so real -- so lived in, and now so blatantly empty."
Relativity of Conflicts
about 600 words
"...stop letting writer’s block get in the way and really listen to the story happening inside your head."
Murder Your Writer's Block
"...hoping that someone, somewhere is going to relate to the obstacles I’ve overcome… or maybe didn’t overcome."
I Am My Words
"...or putting a hand on her shoulder, but that never helped me. So I just sat there, and we just were."
about 5000 words
"I open the door, glancing at where his left hand would be, and in its place, there is a flesh-colored metal hook."
"I want to change the world, and I want to inspire others to change the world."
Pushcart Prize Nominee