A Russian Reference for Transient

Oddly enough, one of the most common questions I get about my debut novel Transient has nothing to do with the plot or characters. On a semi-regular basis, a reader will ask me “What does [some Russian phrase] mean?” For anyone needing a non-spoiler...

The Music Industry Made Me a Better Writer

I often credit the music industry for making me a better writer, but not in the way you may think. Yes, I wrote a ton of music, but that didn’t do much for my penmanship. To be honest, I look back at the lyrics I wrote in my twenties and cringe. I thought I was...