Masquerade, Chapter One

Masquerade (Working Title) Sixteen-year-old Bex Dae just wants to disappear. Her friends at school have abandoned her, her parents are missing and thought to be dead, and her grandmother’s health is steadily declining. Painfully shy, Bex does whatever her friends ask in order to keep them in her life. She keeps a low profile at … Continue reading Masquerade, Chapter One

Head Case, Chapter One

Head Case Allyson has been in a coma for the last nine months. What’s worse, she can hear everything the doctors say. She knows they’re keeping her in a coma and that she’s at the mercy of the hospitals First In Human trial. A VR system implanted in her brain for a second chance at life, but … Continue reading Head Case, Chapter One

Breed Chapter One

Breed, Chapter One A comet is set to destroy Earth, but Kyle Singer is determined to survive. Tired of being treated like a second-class citizen thanks to her perfect brother, Kyle doesn’t think twice when offered the opportunity to attend an academy formed to stop the comet. It’s not like there’s going to be much … Continue reading Breed Chapter One

What’s Your Sign? Character Development

Creating characters is hard. Sometimes it can be difficult to create a realistic personality. Characters can be based off of real life people, or ones from TV or movies, but how can you dig deeper? How can you give them more life? My literary agent recommended I look into astrology. That requires extra work, but … Continue reading What’s Your Sign? Character Development