Category Archives: Writing

A Word about Whedon

So there’s been a lot of discussion online about Joss Whedon, the Avengers’ treatment of Black Widow, Twitter, etc. I’m not going to get into that, as there’s [..]

Authors, Feminism, Social Justice, Uncategorized, Writing

Writing = Writing the Other

Writing is hard. And writers are all just people, with our varied perspectives, strengths, weaknesses, accomplishments and shortcomings. Some of us are interested in writing characters radically different [..]

Authors, Characters, Social Justice, Writing

GenCon 2015!

I just bought one of the increasingly steep coveted badges for GenCon 2015, so I will be there, come hell or high water, wrath or ruin! A few [..]

Announcements, Conventions, Gaming, GenCon, Mass Effect, Mass Effect RPG, Shield of the Summer Prince, Writing

Blog Odyssey: Under an Enchanted Skyline

Hail, fair readers! Recently, I contributed my story “Eye for an Eye” to the Under an Enchanted Skyline boxed set (8 urban fantasy stories for $0.99! What a [..]

Interviews, Uncategorized, Writing

Comic Book Diversity: LET’S DO IT!

It’s audacious. It’s daring. It’s controversial. It’s the right thing to do. Art is a reflection of our world. As we enter a more multicultural world, our art [..]

A-Girl, Characters, Comics, Feminism, Justice/Vengeance, Kickstarter, Lady Vengeance, Orestes, Social Justice, Superheroes, Writing

Make Erik Write More!

Hello! You know how you enjoy my work and wish I’d write *more* for you to enjoy? Why Help? Well, aside from the fact that it’s in your [..]

Announcements, Comics, Justice/Vengeance, Kickstarter, Scourge of the Realm, Shadow of the Winter King, Uncategorized, Writing


My happily-never-after fantasy epic, Scourge of the Realm, is officially out! It’s what happens after the epic campaign to save the kingdom from the evil tyrant . . [..]

Announcements, Comics, Justice/Vengeance, Kickstarter, Scourge of the Realm, Superheroes, World of Ruin, Writing

Dear Realms Readers: Check out my New Stuff!

I’m not currently publishing a new Shadowbane novel because I’m publishing three others (which you should totally check out)! :) Read more »

Forgotten Realms, Shadow of the Winter King, Shadowbane, World of Ruin, Writing

Shadow of the Winter King: WINTER IS COMING

To add a few extra words to the classic words of House Stark: (Shadow of the) WINTER (King) IS COMING. The epic full-metal-fantasy series I’ve been crafting for [..]

Announcements, World of Ruin, Writing

Open Call: Pinups of Justice/Vengeance

Submit your pin-up art to my Open Call for Justice/Vengeance art! Read more »

A-Girl, Announcements, Characters, Comics, Justice/Vengeance, Kickstarter, Lady Vengeance, Orestes, Superheroes, Uncategorized