[Flash Fiction Friday] Andrea Speed Is Back!

Hello, Internet! Welcome back to Flash Fiction Friday. Andrea Speed returns with a haunting piece she describes as “sometimes you wonder if you should show this to your psychiatrist.” Please, enjoy! Spark Joy by Andrea Speed Simone had lost track of the days, and no longer cared about it. Whether it was April or September,…

[Flash Fiction Friday] Kim Fielding Is Here!

Hello, Internet! One of my favorite Flash Fiction Friday guests Kim Fielding is here with a fun one. What do you do when a ball of fire rolls across your yard? Call the HOA? The Carmichaels by Kim Fielding Rob paused with the sponge dripping into the sink, his gaze focused out the window. “Hey,…

Pre-Order Bonanza!

Hello, Internet! It’s been a crazy week over here. I have not only one but two stories available for pre-order and will be released next month within a week of each other. Nuts, I say! Nuts! The first is my States of Love novella The Unlikely Prospect will be available on December 7th! The story takes place…

Have A Taste #ThePumpkinIsPeople

Happy Halloween, Fannibals! As we Fannibals gather for a ghoulish trick or treat with Hannibal Cre-Ate-Ive’s #ThePumpkinIsPeople event! For my contribution, sweet Will is feeling a little under the weather but not to fret! Dr. Lecter has a tasty treat in store for his pet. That’s not marzipan… “There’s a good boy, Will… Open wide…”…

GayRomLit Wrap-Up!

Hello, Internet! Another GayRomLit has come and gone, leaving behind the warring urge to sleep for a month and create all the things at the same time. I regrettably didn’t take enough pictures. I took a lot of Kansas City, not a lot of the con itself. This year, I decided to make the most…

10-9: The Best Story That Never Was

Hello, Internet! Today is a very special personal holiday for me. Over a decade ago I had begun a story called 10-9. The entire plot, like pretty much all of my novels was inspired from a five-minute conversation with a friend. While it had more than a few moving parts, but the premise was a…

Art Commissions Now Open!

Well. It’s happening. Er…Happened. After eight long years, I’ve finally dug out my stylus and Wacom tablet and am officially tossing my hat in the ring for commissions. I’ve been doing commissions on the down-low since June, but now I’ve opened up shop! I’m offering my services to authors looking to punch up their promotional…

Skye Allen with The Songbird Thief

The Songbird Thief by Skye Allen   Where’s the harm in a little petty theft now and then? Fifteen-year-old Lee is about to find out. Lee has a gift—the ability to use her songs to enchant prospective victims, making them easy to rob—but it isn’t without a price. The source of this mysterious ability is…

New Stops on the Urban Fairy Tale Blog Tour!

Hello, Internet! I’ve got some amazing new stops for you on the Urban Fairy Tale tour! So let’s catch up! First and foremost, in case you missed it, I was on Jeff and Will’s Big Gay Fiction Podcast chatting about GayRomLit and my love of insane TV shows. Of course, I didn’t make a complete idiot of…

Origins of a Fairy Tale at The Novel Approach!

Hello, Internet! The Urban Fairy Tale blog tour is now underway kicking off at The Novel Approach! Join me as I talk about just where did this idea for a cracked out fractured fairy tale come from? Also check out some exclusive artwork by yours truly! See you there!

Viva La France! Lex Chase Translations!

Hello, Internet! Well, do I have news! In yet another hum-drum night in my writing cave, I got the notice that the entirety of Checkmate as well as the Screw-up Princess and Skillful Huntsman Trilogy are being translated into French with Reines-Beaux Press! That includes: Cashing the Reality Check Conventional Love Miracle in Axis City…

After all this time #ItsStillBeautiful

Hello, Internet! This week is a special time for Fannibals as we celebrate #ItsStillBeautiful! Organized by Hannibal Cre-ATE-ive on Tumblr, fans are joining with fanart, fanfic, and other fan works commemorating the series finale of Bryan Fuller’s brilliant series Hannibal. Fuller’s spin on the Hannibal Lecter mythos introduced a complex gay love story with two…