Intro To skip over my waffle on the backstory and get straight to the hot stuff, please scroll down to the next header, labeled "Going Deep." Thanks. - J.S. Recently, I encountered a comment retweet by erotic romance author Sorcha Rowan (@AuthorRowan) from erotica author and model Ema Burner (@BurnerEma) on Twitter, in which the … Continue reading Erotic Short: Going Deep
Even in a mad world, there's still beauty and joy if you care to look. Contains depictions of consensual and consensual/non-consent-driven BDSM, bondage and references to current events. If any of the above offend you, please go watch a cat video instead. You've been warned.
Reach Sleep comes slow and I let go, Tumbling drifting into sugar-coated candy floss. I'm with you with me with US In a world where logic applies and gravity still functions as it should With you Making a new meal or trying a new wine or sharing shower coffee Touching you On the beach, leaving … Continue reading For Mouse, with hope…
Today's the day, ladies and gentlemen! Starting at 6pm US Eastern Time/3pm US Pacific Time (UTC -7 for those of you in the rest of the world who may be unsure), I'll be giving a LIVE reading from Adeptus: Book One of The Soulforger Chronicles. I'll also be giving away copies of The Soulforger Chronicles … Continue reading 25 Apr 2020: Live Chat TODAY!
Since I've been conspicuous by my absence lately, and with the release of Sybarite right around the corner, I thought it would be fun to ease the pandemic boredom and reconnect with my peeps by doing a live stream! It's going on Saturday, April 25th, starting at 6pm Eastern/3pm Pacific and running until I'm either … Continue reading #AskMeAnything Saturday, 25 Apr 2020!
At the bus stop on Stark, I check the Trimet app. Seven minutes before my bus. I was going to wait until I got to the first step on my itinerary, but fifteen minutes is going to be too long to wait for caffeine today. After migrating from position to position on the bed to … Continue reading Lunchtime, Tuesday, Portland: A Stream-of-Consciousness Look at Life During COVID as Told by a Writer and Sometime Asshole
It's half-past midnight and I should be in bed. Instead, I'm listening to the new cat Mouse acquired chasing a toy which involves a ping-pong ball on a plastic track in the bathroom and considering my next moves. Yesterday was the third-quarter edition of Pitch Madness on Twitter. Like so many hopeful authors of all … Continue reading A Few Words on Failure: #PitMad After-Action Report 6 Sep 19
Good morning, friends! Here on the West Coast, it's just after 2:30 in the morning. The June edition of #PitMad starts in a couple of hours, and naturally, I can't sleep. Why? Well, as I mentioned in the title, insomnia's a dick. So...I'll be up until around 9pm tonight, after which I fully intend to … Continue reading Music of #TSC (Because Insomnia’s A Dick)
So, it's been over two and a half months since I last posted anything, never mind about The Soulforger Chronicles (hereinafter TSC). My online life moved from a long weekend away (I don't do online anything when camping unless something is quite literally in danger of burning down if I don't) to an unexpected hiatus. … Continue reading News from the Trenches 31 May 19
It's been a wild week! Last Thursday was Pitch Madness on Twitter, or as the hashtag goes, "#PitMad." For those of you who aren't hip and don't care to click the handy link I provided, here are the basics. You get 280 characters to pitch your story to agents and publishers. If they like your … Continue reading #amquerying: #PitMad After Action Report From the Trenches