How To Be The Perfect Black Woman

Do you think that there is any added pressure on Black women in genre fiction to be “a certain way”? For instance, do you think it’s more difficult/less acceptable for Black women to be portrayed as: Uncertain Insecure Vulnerable Quiet Submissive Add your own adjective There are some books, specifically those in which the femaleContinue reading “How To Be The Perfect Black Woman”

Q & A – November 14th

I've been getting some really good questions about Elias The Wicked (especially about Kennedy), so I'm planning a Q&A. I haven't decided if it'll be video or chat-based yet; it depends on what's easiest for everyone. This is just my quick announcement (I'll follow up with details later) so everyone can get their questions ready. I'llContinue reading “Q & A – November 14th”

Feelings Check In:

If you're a person who struggles with anxiety/depression/etc, how have you been handling things lately?  I've found social media to be a major trigger for my anxiety, primarily because what comes down your TL is not easily filtered. I'm not able to watch police brutality videos, and Vanessa Guillen's story, I can only keep up with from externalContinue reading “Feelings Check In:”