Diverse Book of the Month: Difficult Women by Roxane Gay

Difficult Women is a collection of short stories that revolve around, well… “difficult” women. Or at least, women that society might deem “difficult.”


An Until Dawn Fan Fiction: Enough Love Lost

Fandom: Until Dawn Title: Enough Love Lost POV: Emily Summary: AU in which Matt and Emily reverse roles after the events at the radio tower. Matt is the one who fell with the tower into the mines and discovered the Wendigo lair; Emily is the one who jumped to safety. This fic is the story… Continue reading An Until Dawn Fan Fiction: Enough Love Lost

Novel Excerpt: The First Two Scenes

Okay, okay. I said I was going to share an excerpt of the opening scenes of my novel’s second draft, and so here they are. Any feedback is appreciated. I’m concerned there might be too much exposition (aka the infamous “info dump”), or that the openings may be a little too… depressing? dark? to hold… Continue reading Novel Excerpt: The First Two Scenes

Short Story: Or Forever Hold Your Peace

Authors Note: This is the short story I wrote for my final semester in undergrad. I figure I should put a warning on it for some violent content and language. It’s a realistic fiction story about two old friends attempting to reconnect after six years apart. This is an original work. I reserve all rights… Continue reading Short Story: Or Forever Hold Your Peace

Short Story: A Woman’s Courage

Author’s Note: This is an old story I wrote way back in the summer of 2014 for a fantasy-writing contest. I never heard back from the company running the contest, so I assume I lost! Still, it’s a story I was proud of at the time and thought I would share it here. It’s a… Continue reading Short Story: A Woman’s Courage