Writing Reference: Touch and Types of Consent

You’ve probably all seen the typical post about how consent in sexy and cool and the phrase “can I kiss you?” is way more attractive than any sudden surprise kiss.  And I agree, but I also acknowledge that consent comes in many forms and those words aren’t...

Ways characters do evil things without being evil

No human is perfect and the questions of good and bad is an ongoing debate.  But I’m not a philosophy major so I’m not going to get into that. Instead I’m just here to discuss some ways characters can do bad things without changing sides. 1.- Ignorance, of any...

How I write “shifters”

Shifters: basically species that shift. In my books I have several. Dragons shift between human and dragon form. Werewolves have several forms and vampires too.  One of the problems with writing this kind of species is it can feel like a cop-out. Yeah they’re...