Tag: #novelist

SPEC SCRIPTS AND FINDING REPRESENTATION

“Seek and I shall find.” I have been writing my screenplays since 2011 when I was first leaving undergraduate school. And initially, I had no intentions of actually becoming a screenwriter as a career. But the more I wrote the more ideas I generated.… Continue Reading “SPEC SCRIPTS AND FINDING REPRESENTATION”

PROLIFIC WRITING: MY ROAD TO SUCCESSFUL WRITING

“What feels like an eternity in my mind, has only been a day in real time.” My writing career started when I first started to conceptualize a screenplay about a girl who is dealing with a stalker. Sending her reminders of her ex-boyfriend who… Continue Reading “PROLIFIC WRITING: MY ROAD TO SUCCESSFUL WRITING”

INCREASING BLOG TRAFFIC: HOW I AM TRYING TO BUILD A TOPICAL BLOG SITE

“Building takes time, but damn, I’m three years in!” Since the year 2015, I have been blogging off and on. This year I’ve been more consistent on a daily basis. But now that it has been three years, I’m now trying to figure out… Continue Reading “INCREASING BLOG TRAFFIC: HOW I AM TRYING TO BUILD A TOPICAL BLOG SITE”

THEIR LIVES AND MINE: WHY DO PEOPLE’S LIVES MY AGE SEEM MORE INTERESTING THAN MY OWN

“I wonder if they are ahead or am I just paranoid.” You ever get the feeling like everyone is doing more than what you are doing? Like their lives are more interesting than your own life. I will go onto the internet and scope… Continue Reading “THEIR LIVES AND MINE: WHY DO PEOPLE’S LIVES MY AGE SEEM MORE INTERESTING THAN MY OWN”

THE SINFUL 7EVEN (SHORT STORY)

When you’re a pastor of a congregation, your duty in that role is to not only serve as the orator of God, but also as a community leader. In my job as pastor of the church I like to get to know as many… Continue Reading “THE SINFUL 7EVEN (SHORT STORY)”

WEB OF LIES (SHORT STORY)

Caravan pulls up to the doors of the hospital. Running from the drivers’ side of the caravan, a man rushes to the passenger side of the van. Opening the door he assists his wife from the car. She’s holding the bottom of her stomach,… Continue Reading “WEB OF LIES (SHORT STORY)”

POOR CHOICES (SHORT STORY)

July 4, 2014 is a date I remember too well, not mainly because of the Independence Day celebration, but the day I lost my best friend. What was supposed to be a day of cookouts and fireworks ended in a violent exchange. The Fourth… Continue Reading “POOR CHOICES (SHORT STORY)”