The Three-Tongued Mummy

“On the third night of the circus, the mummy stalked Doyle, who was redolent with the scents of a hundred countries.”

I have a cameo role in E. Catherine Tobler‘s awesome circus story, The Three-Tongued Mummy in Apex.

The Three-tongued Mummy

Go read the story.

“It’s funny that pirates were always going around searching for treasure, and they never realized that the real treasure was the fond memories they were creating.”
– Jack Handey, Deep Thoughts

Then read theĀ write up about her inspiration for the story. If only I’d listened to Jack Handey’s advice, my fictional life could have turned out happier.

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75 of the Strangest and Funniest Signs and Labels I’ve Come Across in My Travels

After visiting 100 countries, I compiled a list of my favorite weird sign photos. Many of them are from Japan and China and involve strange translations.

Others are just strange.

See the full list at

75 of the Strangest and Funniest Signs and Labels I’ve Come Across in My Travels

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Writer’s Guide to Twine

Part 2 of my Writer’s Guide to Twine is online at the SFWA Blog.

Creating Interactive Fiction: A Guide to Using Twine

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