Author: A.L. Mabry

Out of Context: Existential Crisis
August 16, 2017 Out of Context,Writing Prompts A.L. Mabry

You know how it happens, you’re minding your own business, eavesdropping on the table next to yours in the coffee shop, when suddenly you hear…something. You missed what they said before but the last sentence has your mind whirling with possibilities. Or maybe you’re in line at the grocery store, sorting your coupons when…wait…she didn’t
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Out Of Context: Zombie Survival
August 9, 2017 Out of Context,Writing Prompts A.L. Mabry

You know how it happens, you’re minding your own business, eavesdropping on the table next to yours in the coffee shop, when suddenly you hear…something. You missed what they said before but the last sentence has your mind whirling with possibilities. Or maybe you’re in line at the grocery store, sorting your coupons when…wait…she didn’t
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How Do I Write a Perfect Author Bio?
August 2, 2017 Writing Advice A.L. Mabry

You are finally ready to jump out there and introduce yourself to the world but suddenly, the words freeze on the tip of your tongue. Character descriptions are breezy, but describing yourself? It can be quite intimidating. You will undoubtedly write and rewrite your author bio, it will evolve over time, but as you practice it
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Out of Context: I’d Pick Him
August 2, 2017 Out of Context,Writing Prompts A.L. Mabry

You know how it happens, you’re minding your own business, eavesdropping on the table next to yours in the coffee shop, when suddenly you hear…something. You missed what they said before but the last sentence has your mind whirling with possibilities. Or maybe you’re in line at the grocery store, sorting your coupons when…wait…she didn’t
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Researching Secondary Characters
July 27, 2017 Writing Advice A.L. Mabry

This month we have been talking all about research. What to look for, where to look, how to stay off FBI watch lists (haha just kidding, that’s unavoidable). For this article, we are going to talk about researching secondary characters, yours or any that are public domain, and the art of the spin-off. Are you
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Out of Context: Surprising Size
July 26, 2017 Out of Context,Writing Prompts A.L. Mabry

You know how it happens, you’re minding your own business, eavesdropping on the table next to yours in the coffee shop, when suddenly you hear…something. You missed what they said before but the last sentence has your mind whirling with possibilities. Or maybe you’re in line at the grocery store, sorting your coupons when…wait…she didn’t
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Mercury in Retrograde and Misbehaving Characters
June 22, 2017 Writing Advice A.L. Mabry

Maybe you believe in astrology. Maybe you don’t. Mercury doesn’t really care, it is coming for you. The planet Mercury goes into retrograde about four times a year. It affects communication, decision-making skills, technology and a wealth of other things. If you are going to screw your life up, odds are you’ll do it during
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Coldly Calculating: Four Horsemen
June 21, 2017 Coldly Calculating,Writing Prompts A.L. Mabry

A.L. Mabry will be your host each week as we probe the darker corners of your imagination. This series is meant to help feed your mystery/horror muse, so try to give us chills! The prompt is open to interpretation, but try to include the phrase somewhere in your piece. This Week’s Prompt For this prompt,
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Meet Tiago, from A.L. Mabry’s Chthonian Guardian Trilogy
June 18, 2017 Interviews A.L. Mabry

Tiago is one of the antagonists we journey with through A.L. Mabry’s Chthonian Guardian series. His role is a complicated, complex one although he doesn’t realize it. [Tweet theme=”tweet-box-normal-blue”]In Soul Purge, Tiago sets off with very distinct plans which never seem to pan out quite right.[/Tweet] Will this broken soul seek the ultimate revenge or
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The Magic of Multiplicity: JD Estrada
June 17, 2017 OWS Features,Special Feature A.L. Mabry

As an indie author who also has a day job, a lot of people have asked me where I find the time to work on my projects and how I’ve been able to publish the books I have with the schedule I keep. The one word answer I can offer is that I focus my
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