Why does an author need to know how to find a photographer? You judge a book by its cover. You know you do. As a self-published author, you can find some clip art and pray not to get the same raven-haired beauty as everyone else. Or, you can have some fun with it, do a […]
Music inspired my urban fantasy “Shadowdance” saga from its inception. Not only would characters be musicians, but genres of music inspired its tone. Since music is so intrinsic to the Dance, I decided on some music-related monikers for elements of the saga. I’ll explain why Garbage is the featured pic below the fold.
Spike Lee studied under Martin Scorsese. Tarantino devoured Grindhouse movies. No creator creates in a vacuum. They have an original voice, but they also find inspiration from other works of art — even outside of the urban fantasy genre. It’s time I gave props to the inspirations behind my urban fantasy saga. I hope my journey […]