“When I die, fuck it I wanna go to hell, Cuz I’m a piece of shit, it ain’t hard to fucking tell, Don’t make sense going to Heaven with the goodie-goodies Dressed in white, I like Black Tims and Black Hoodies” Christopher Wallace, the transcendent poet and cultural icon, became the post-humorous face of the golden age […]Read More Heavy is the Crown: An Examination of Biggie Smalls’ Depression
Here are tips that I have about the writing process. Writing On The Go. Writing on your phone is a godsend. it is certainly going to take an adjustment, some writer specifically write on certain devices (or longhand) that they feel most comfortable with. The act of writing is sacred to writers and for the […]Read More Habitual Writing
Situational posts are short stories that randomly pop in my head when I am out and about. Some of these ideas are gonna be really out there… while others might be a bit more grounded. But all of them hopefully you’ll find interesting. Enjoy! –Saints “This One Time After Work” Juan Vargas’ tyrannical reign over […]Read More Situational Vol. 1
Mr. Sage had a surprisingly tentative look on his face, stroking his beard as if he wanted to ask another question. Myles stood his ground, waiting for the Q & A (or maybe the better word would’ve been interrogation) to continue before the class bell went off. Every student quickly packed their things into […]Read More Excerpt from . (Period)
My characters surprised me this week. My main character got into a conflict that wasn’t foreseen in my initial outlines. It’s odd how that happens, but I have to let him react accordingly. It may change his character, but life isn’t perfect and this story HAS TO be reflective of that more than anything else. […]Read More Journey of a Debut Novelist (Part II)
Just a small example of how the world views the election of Donald Trump as this nation’s forty fifth Commander-and-Chief. This was the front page of the New York Daily News the day after the election. The biggest upset in American politics left much to be desired. A polarizing presidential election left both […]Read More The Headlines Around the World
Clichés abound! The writers curse apparently. Would it be so far-fetched if Saints was a tortured soul? Gripped by a vice that takes a lifetime to temper, but one fateful night to reconcile. A few short days of mourning, and memories from friends and family too busy to see the […]Read More Who is Saints Boro?