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They’re Coming For You – A Novelette (Part 3)

<< Return to Part 1, 2 Not long after I spoke with Sam, I prepared a sermon at my church…

They’re Coming For You – A Novelette (Part 2)

<< Return to Part 1 The eternal pyre growled in front of my eyes at 3290 Yindle Street. Smoke billowed…

They’re Coming For You – A Novelette (Part 1)

Preface They’re Coming For You is a serialized novelette written by me (Jason Ingolfsland). Each part will be roughly 500…

Reading a Dusty Manuscript

It’s quite a thing to read an old manuscript you wrote a couple of years ago. “Did I write this?”…

Why the ending of ‘Us’ doesn’t land like it should

Spoilers ahead. If you haven’t seen Us, then go see it and read this afterward. Us is a very good…

Movie Review – ‘Us’ is thick with subtext, thin with character

Us, written and directed by Jordan Peele, is mostly everything you’d hope for in a horror movie with a few…

If you don’t read, please don’t write.

You want to know how to write? Let me give you some advice. I asked a budding author once what…

William Zinsser Taught Me One Important Lesson About Writing

It’s easy to be a lazy writer. Which is scary. I fall into habits, ruts, and techniques that feel comfortable…