Erotic Short: Going Deep

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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

Refuge

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.

A Few Words on Failure: #PitMad After-Action Report 6 Sep 19

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

Music of #TSC (Because Insomnia’s A Dick)

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)

News from the Trenches 31 May 19

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

#amquerying: #PitMad After Action Report From the Trenches

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

A Plan, and A Pivot

If you've visited my site before, you may notice there have been some fairly radical and abrupt changes. And I think you deserve an explanation. With the publication of "Scarlet's Game" in October, I found myself grappling with the most frightening question any writer can face. "Now what?" I've never really had A Plan as … Continue reading A Plan, and A Pivot

Second Chapter Sunday: A Demon for Dinner

If you missed First Chapter Friday, please click here. Otherwise, enjoy the second chapter! Chapter Two Mafelor settled herself on the soft tan suede of the smaller sitting furniture and pondered the living room with a combination of amusement and awe. While demons treasured their private space, there was no such notion as “art for … Continue reading Second Chapter Sunday: A Demon for Dinner

First Chapter Friday: A Demon for Dinner

It's First Chapter Friday, and you know what that means around these parts! This week, I wanted to showcase a story which has never been published until now. There was a reason for that, as it turns out, and it's an old story in publishing. When I approached a publisher with "A Demon for Dinner," … Continue reading First Chapter Friday: A Demon for Dinner

Second Chapter Sunday: Dusk

It's Second Chapter Sunday, and this week I'm featuring Dusk, my MFM menage sci-fi/fantasy novel! If you missed First Chapter Friday, please click here to check it out! Chapter Two “About face!” The detail of Marines took one step forward and pivoted, everyone in the formation keeping precise dress and cover with those around them … Continue reading Second Chapter Sunday: Dusk