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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…

Unpacked: The Way of Kings – Prologue

In Unpacked, I analyze, dissect, and review various parts of a book that I’m currently reading. The goal is to…

Balancing Ego and Humility as a Writer

Look, here’s the deal, all artists, writers, authors, etc., are pretentious, egotistical maniacs. Balancing ego and humility as a writer…

How to Make Writing Fun Again

If you’re writing and it’s a blast, this article isn’t for you. But one day, it will be. Let me…

A Monster In The Drain

I. I came home from a Disney World vacation to a clogged drain. It was in the kitchen. I ran…