Friday Chatter: Heroes and VillainsThis week we talked about the challenges of making a character “good,” so I might as well open up the floor. Where do your favorite characters f…
What I learned about virtue from THE OUTSIDE and THE FALLEN's Tiv Hunt
*dramatically falls over*Well, it has been QUITE a full week of book promo over here! My head has been full of it, really. If you are interested in THE FALLEN then there…
It’s finally launch day! THE FALLEN is out in stores NOW. “Fast-paced adventure and intricate double-crosses sweep through Hoffmann’s magnificent seque…
I always make a playlist for every book, music with lyrics (mostly) that make me think about the book and its characters. Sometimes the connections are…
In lieu of a normal discussion thread today, I’m going to alert you to some events that are happening REAL SOON NOW - one of them TODAY! - that I hadn’…
It's a week until THE FALLEN comes out, and I've got to admit I'm itching a little on the inside at the idea of writing this post - I have like six dif…
Friday Chatter: Positive ChangeFor the last couple of weeks I’ve been using this Substack to vent a little about the publishing industry, and unpleasant things that are done t…
When I started writing for publication, back in 2010 or so, the idea that we should call out problematic things in fiction was still new. I believed in…
Whether use the word #ownvoices or not, we should pay attention to the problems that made it necessary - and the problems that are leading many to drop…
Friday Chatter: CommunityToday’s post was about how an autistic society in fiction might be structured. Have you ever experienced a space, face-to-face or online, where …
What would a planet of all autistic people be like?