Highwaymen (WiP)

Highwaymen (working title) Book One: Roswell Copyright 2017 Skye Knizley (Do Not Share) In 1973, the gas crisis began. The United States started to crumble under the weight of failing industry and starving power plants. A drought of epic proportions followed and sent the country spiraling into a dustbowl of starvation, death and disease. President … More Highwaymen (WiP)

Common Sense is a Thing

This is not a “political” post. This is a ‘common sense please pay attention and join the 21st century” post.   I am watching Republicans getting upset for being lumped in with the white supremacists and Nazis. They feel they are being painted with a wide brush. This is probably true, I do not doubt … More Common Sense is a Thing

Fresh Blood is Live

Don’t bless me father, for I have sinned… Fresh Blood, part of the Creatures Anthology Available now through bravethebeasts.com “What are you thinking?” Piper asked. Jynx turned to her sister and her smile turned into a wide grin. “Well, it is called a Charger.” “No way,” Piper said, shaking her head. “Those things are already dead, … More Fresh Blood is Live

Labels Suck

Last week I did an interview for a St Louis radio station in preparation for the Deadly Storm release. It hasn’t aired and there is a good chance only part of it will, but if it does I’ll let y’all know where and when.   During the interview I was asked “if you had one … More Labels Suck

Compassion is a Thing

This is not a politics post, this is a cry for compassion. Many of my friends and readers are transgender. I support and stand with them in all things. These “bathroom laws” have to stop. They are not common sense, at least not to anyone who really knows what is going on. They are hatred. … More Compassion is a Thing

Character Building

Today I want to talk about character building. Like most good authors, I read a lot. One of the things I have noticed recently in new material is characters not constrained by rules with one dimensional personalities capped with a thousand dollar hairdo. I don’t know about you, but I quickly stop reading those books. … More Character Building

Prudish Nonsense

I am sometimes very confused by changes in this country, changes I was somehow oblivious to, or maybe they just happened so far from my reality I didn’t care. When did being a prudish ass come back into vogue? When did it become cool again to criticize a girl for looking like a girl and … More Prudish Nonsense