You won’t see me,” he said. “But I can see you.” My eyes struggled against the darkness, straining to see the man behind the voice. I saw nothing.  “We took your weapon,” the man said. I felt my pocket for the snapper coil. Nothing. Fear gripped me. Grim Curio

Grim Curio Part 2

Part 2 of Grim Curio is now critique ready! For those of you who’re knew here, and let’s face it, at this point it’s most of you, I’ll tell you what that means below. Want to jump right in? Reddit | Google Doc What is a critique ready excerpt? As I write Grim Curio I’m sharing […]

Badass Writing Day #1

Recently I made a major career change: I went from being an internet marketing guy to a programming dude. One of the many benefits programming has over my last job is more vacation time, which in turn means more writing time. This year I’m setting aside four full vacation days which I’ll dedicate to writing […]

I’ve eaten fungus since I was a child. My sweat and blood are toxic. I don’t need a knife to kill you, I just need to dab you with one drop of my blood. Grim Curio

Production note: Snapper Coil

This is my first production note that I’m sharing, so here’s a little intro: production notes are anything that’s on my mind which I want to record. They may be reference points, character notes, or descriptions. Today’s note is a description of a device that James Bartlebee caries around with him in Grim Curio. It’ll […]