Erin’s Book Review of “Kind Nepenthe”

  “The leaves are all brown.” And no, I didn’t go off the deep-end–I didn’t misquote The Mamas & The Papas lyrics– I’m not that kinda girl…don’t you all know that by now? SMDH. “What are you doing, then?” I’m quoting little Megan in Matthew Brockmeyer’s debut novel “Kind Nepenthe” that takes place in Humboldt County,… Continue Reading


All the UPDATES (!!!!)

I’m back to the blog once more. Guess what that means… I have gas station nachos? Most likely. More episodes of the Chronicles of Ashzaria? Yea… You published your second full-length novel? YES!… well, tomorrow. That’s right, August 22nd, I’ll be releasing the second installment of the ‘Sync’ Series, “Menoetius”. Finally! I won’t lie– I’ve… Continue Reading


‘Menoetius’ Behind the Title

  While not much is written about Menoetius, or Menoitios, or at least much that I’ve came across, he is thought to be the god of rage and anger who fought against the Olympian gods and was struck down by Zeus. The literal translation of Menoetius is “to defy fate” or “ruined strength”. But, is… Continue Reading


More Updates

OMGeeeez, I don’t pay enough attention to my website, or blogging. Recently, it’s seemed as though the plague descended upon me and no amount of antibiotics will treat it. Whining aside, I wish I had an excuse for not keeping my site updated. If you follow my Facebook or Instagram, you’re aware that in addition… Continue Reading