And last but certainly not least our final character for the week. Captain Garrett Catheridge, whom I left until the end for a reason. He is not really a main character, but he does have some kind of impact on almost every other character in the book, especially our protagonist. He stopped outside the entrance… Read More Garrett


Research is obviously an important part of writing. There is no doubt that any nonfiction work requires research, but a good fiction author should do so as well. Now the research I want to talk about isn’t the obvious kind. Not the sort of research to be sure what year Mustang the 427 cobra-jet engine… Read More Research


I was cruising along, whipping out the ideas on my keyboard…and now I’m stuck. I am currently working on a new character that is more than a little off. Borderline crazy actually. But not the dangerous kind of crazy. The kind where you talk to inanimate objects, whisper to yourself and trust no one. The… Read More Stuck