Artwork Updates: My Clean Desk…

I never realized this until I got into creating CGI with Blender, but there's an entire segment of the industry dedicated to creating photo-realistic images for use in sales catalogs and websites.  If you look at some of the big names (Ikea comes to mind), chances are pretty good the vast majority of the product …

New Artwork!

Another weekend lost to Blender. This is the first time I really pushed myself toward creating a more complex, photo-realistic scene, with several objects and a ton of material work.  The final image you see is the accumulation of everything I've learned about Blender (and 3D rendering in general) over the last two months. Turned …

The 2019 Recap!

Much to my surprise, 2019 turned out to be a pretty good year on the writing front. It certainly started on the right foot, with my creepy little dark horror story, The Innocent Sink, being published by Coffin Bell Journal on January 1st.  Coffin Bell was my first choice for that piece, so seeing it …

The Innocent Sink

Sometimes things work out just as you planned.  I found out today that The Innocent Sink is going to be published by Coffin Bell Journal, issue 2.1, on January 1, 2019.  I am extremely excited to have my work represented in such a wonderful publication.  If you love dark fiction, do yourself a solid and go …

The Rule of 33%

I had a fun conversation online the other day with a relatively new writer who was facing a familiar problem.  He had a great plot, the basics of some decent characters, and a notebook full of jotted down ideas.  He had even written out a fairly organized outline.  So what was the problem?  Enter the …