May 6, 2020

Not gonna lie, this is legit the saltiest, snarkiest thing I've ever written and I adore it completely. Without further ado, here's a fun little thing I wrote just now:


MY KID WAS A YA MAIN CHARACTER AND I SURVIVED

Interviewer: Ms. [REDACTED], I understand that your o...

May 3, 2020

Okay, so here's the thing: writer brain is weird. Sometimes, it grabs the most innocuous, unrelated things and turns them into a cohesive whole. You don't know why it exists, or how, but suddenly an idea is now fully formed and demands an outlet. That is currently my l...

April 24, 2020

THE BASICS

Title: Birds & Butterflies

Series: 4 parts

Created: November 2015 (NaNoWriMo) ~ Summer 2016

Genre: YA Medieval Fantasy

Sample Blurb:

One princess seeking liberation.

One peasant seeking to change the world.

One rebel seeking to protect his people.

One prince seeking...

April 19, 2020

So, I finally asked a friend how to do a thing today. This will now, absolutely, become an obsession. My poor computer's memory is about to despise me.

I learned how to make WIP aesthetics. From this wonderful Twitter thread by Jessica Froberg. (And now you can all lear...

November 19, 2019

It's NaNoWriMo again, so you know what that means. I've started a new project, since I've found I am incapable of successfully rewriting works in November.

Everyone, meet Death Wish!

The premise of Death Wish is actually very simple: it's about a retail worker who discov...

October 26, 2019

As of 3:16pm on October 25, 2019, I can officially say that I have finished the rewrite of "Believe Everything."

I am so freaking relieved!

Honestly, I don't remember when I started the rewrite. But I'm going to procrastinate for several minutes in an effort to go find o...

September 25, 2019

So, I realized something about myself. I always knew I was bad at marketing, but I now think I understand the root cause of this predicament: I'm not a sales person, I'm a helper.

In the world outside of the internet, most people don't know me as the author, Hollow Ryan...

November 16, 2018

Okay, so I feel like I should warn you all a little about Istas and how Dreamcrafter is going so far. The truth of it is that we're a couple days ahead of schedule and it's fantastic. Once I learned how to deal with Istas as a narrator, it all started to work out beaut...