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Ignoring the Noise

The world’s in a weird place right now, with politics playing a more dominant role than ever before. Regardless of your political allegiance, you have to admit it’s hard to remain creative with so much noise around you. Scroll through social media and every second post…

“Love Will Kill You” Published in Shotgun! Strange Stories

Good news. My latest flash fiction piece, “Love Will Kill You”, is out now in Shotgun! Strange Stories Vol. 2 #1. It’s my first published thriller, which takes tonal inspiration from films such as Kiss the Girls, Nocturnal Animals and Gone Girl. Confused yet? That’s the…

New Year, Same Me. Hello, 2017!

Ah, the mandatory New Year’s post. It’s always fun to write these, thinking you’ll achieve every single goal you jot down in early January. Then in December, when you look back at them, things turned out extremely different. It can be a heartbreaker, or an eye-opener—depending…

Applying Punk Rock Ethos to Writing

Regardless of your personal taste in music, one cannot help but be impressed by the DIY and get-it-done nature of the punk rock scene. It’s incredibly powerful and inspiring to see a group of individuals band together and make their art come to life.  More often…