• Fantasy,  Indie Lit,  LGBTQ

    It Started With Star Wars (Why I Write)

    One of my earliest memories is of my dad reading The Hobbit to my sister and I, before we were old enough to read it for ourselves. Back then, I didn’t understand all the details of the story, but I remember the experience of being totally immersed in another world – one far away from my own. Once I could read novels on my own, I tore through everything I could get my hands on, and I started writing short stories as soon as I could hold a pen. Then, came Star Wars. Star Wars has defined a lot of lives and childhoods, and mine was no exception. I was…