Shut Away (a poem)

The old ones will go, The wise must leave, Keepers of our history, Shuttled away, shut away, Gravely grieve the family, Silenced and separated, No more tales, no prayers, Dared to share, no whispers Passed to ears not there, Who will sound the alarm, Alert the young of harm To their humanity None will remainContinue reading “Shut Away (a poem)”

Villains Rule

How to create villains that make your story memorable. If you want to give your readers a story they can really sink their teeth into, you are going to need a badass. No, not a badass hero – a badass villain. Think about some of the books you’ve read in the past that enthralled you.Continue reading “Villains Rule”