Archangel, Big Red Pen Editing, and D&D with D. William Landsborough!

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Echoes of Olympus Mons Sample Chapters

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Don’t Compare Yourself to Other Successful Authors

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1543763751997{background-color: rgba(0,0,0,0.84) !important;*background-color: rgb(0,0,0) !important;}”] As indie authors, it’s something we all need to remind ourselves. It’s often easy to become discouraged when we see people in the indie writing community who seem to have become successful overnight, but the thing we all need to remember is that success does not happen overnight. And…

Neo Rackham I: Ego Preview

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1531962176626{background-color: rgba(0,0,0,0.76) !important;*background-color: rgb(0,0,0) !important;}”]Double upload! This is a preview for my upcoming cyberpunk novelette, NEO RACKHAM I: EGO which comes out on my patreon July 31st! Want to support this story and other stories going forward? Head over to: patreon.com/ericmalikyte And pledge at least $1 and $5 #patrons get to read 7 days…

“TAU” Is Bad At Making Friends–A Review

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1531522244141{background-color: rgba(0,0,0,0.77) !important;*background-color: rgb(0,0,0) !important;}”]Today, I’m reviewing the Netflix original film TAU. It’s about a deranged scientist who kidnaps a group of people and forces them to help his artificial intelligence program “TAU” to grow into something his board members will be happy with before launch day. If you’re not following me over on…

Neo Rackham I: Ego Cover Reveal

[vc_row][vc_column css=”.vc_custom_1531075729502{background-color: rgba(0,0,0,0.77) !important;*background-color: rgb(0,0,0) !important;}”][vc_column_text]My next Novelette is coming to my Patreon at the end of this month! It’s called Neo Rackham I: Ego For Paul Anderson Fou, fast food worker and professional underachiever, life is about to get a whole lot more interesting. Given the opportunity of a lifetime by a woman with…

Reader Immersion & POV: What Makes a Character Memorable? Part I

I began thinking about this blog entry during my read through of George R.R. Martin’s Nightflyers novella two Sundays ago. It’s always at the forefront of my mind in my creative process to be thinking about creating memorable characters. Martin is usually very good at this, along with world building, establishing interesting lore, and at times letting side characters…