Arlington, VAUSA 22202
January 18, 2014
I would love some input and constructive criticism from intelligent wordsmiths. I want to get involved in the give and take of ideas about writing with other authors. Workshopping writing projects with my peers sounds like an ideal afternoon to me!
I am the author of a teen fantasy novel, "Pandalai," which was optioned for a film by Lakeshore studios. Many novel beginnings and short stories litter my desk, each desperately crying out for a decent workshop.
My two main projects at the moment are "Ruin Maker," an urban fantasy graphic novel I'm working on with my brother (who happens to be an artist), and expanding an occult mystery short story to a longer format.
I am a student of rich, elaborate writing with description that engages readers. I've taught creative writing and critical thinking to students of all ages, and my extensive knowledge of the Beats, fantasy, and science fiction could be a boon to writers in those genres.
I studied creative writing at UCLA, and I've been a writer for all my life. I'm currently interested in fantasy, science fiction, magical realism, stream-of-consciousness writing, and