Guest Article: Signposts of Inspiration by Carol Es

Editor’s Note: This is Anthony Avina, and I wanted to personally welcome author Carol Es to my website. This insightful and honest article was something I wanted to share with you all, and I couldn’t appreciate it more that Carol took the time to write it for us. I hope you guys enjoy it. Now […]

Interview with Author Latashia Figueroa: Hi there Latashia. On behalf of myself and our readers, thank you for taking the time to speak with us today. Hi Anthony and thanks so much for having me. Tell us a bit about you and your journey to becoming an author. Well, I began working in the fashion […]

The Voice of the Night by Dean Koontz Review

While it’s always enjoyable to get into huge, epic stories with a massive cast of characters and an incredible tale, sometimes the best bookscan be incredibly short, sweet, and to the point. That is the case with Dean Koontz’s novel, The Voice of the Night. Following the friendshipbetween two boys, Colin and Roy, and the […]

Books and Other Media Formats #1: The Stand by Stephen King

One of the biggest inspirations for me personally as a writer is other media formats. While the written word is my favorite medium of storytelling,when I write, I imagine what certain scenes in my books would look like as a movie or television series. I also enjoy seeing some of my favorite books translated into […]

Developing Plot #2: Deciding The Main Obstacle

When you decide to write a story, whether it be a short story, a novella, or a full book, deciding what the main obstacle or problem of thebook is important. No matter what your genre is, what the characters are doing, or who your characters are, the main obstacle is what bringsthe entire story together. […]

Inspiration Mondays: Christmas Time

For those who have read my books before, you guys know that I in general write horror based stories, filled with good men and women having to overcome great evil, (both human and non-human), and from the outside, that probably looks like most of my inspiration for writing comes from horror movies, true crime novels […]