“A five-minute kiss” is ready I still can’t believe it’s finally done! My MM coming of age novella, “A five-minute kiss” will be live on Amazon on October 15, 2019. … Continue reading A five-minute kiss COVER REVEAL & ARC SIGN UP!!!
[Writing tips] Love is such a small word “Love is such a small word… if I told you guys that I loved you… it wouldn’t be enough.” Ange Lowell, … Continue reading [Writing tips] Love is such a small word
The Poem of Wind and Trees: back to the origins of BL Recently I started reading Kaze to Ki no Uta (風と木の詩, “The Poem of Wind and Trees”), a manga … Continue reading The Poem of Wind and Trees: back to the origins of BL
[Inspiration] People are full of contradictions “People are… Full of contradictions. They’re lonely. And then they’re not. They’re missed. And then they’re not.” Kou Yoneda, 漂えど沈まず、されど泣きもせず [Tadayoedo Shizumazu Saredo Naki … Continue reading [Inspiration] People are full of contradictions
“Sometimes you’re the protagonist and someone else is the hero.” A.D. Posey The protagonist is the very first thing I figure out when I think of a new story. How … Continue reading [Characters] Who is your protagonist?
A plot is also a narrative of events, the emphasis falling on causality. “The king died and then the queen died” is a story. “The king died, and then the … Continue reading [My WIP] Oulining Plot & Story
I came back to Florence yesterday, after taking a two-weeks vacation in my hometown. Originally I was planning to update the blog regularly even though I was home, but I … Continue reading No place like home
Working on the promotional video for my book Back in the rain, I spent weeks drawing the characters and some scenes from the book. As I said already here, I’ve … Continue reading Something about my character design
Sooo…. the video I’ve been working on for the past few weeks is finally out!! BACK IN THE RAIN IS NOW AVAILABLE FOR FREE ON AMAZON UNTIL AUGUST 17! https://www.amazon.com/dp/B079Y6T23Z … Continue reading Back in the rain – book promotional video
Yes, I’m still alive, even though the weather in Florence is currently… hell. Recently, after I come back home from my 8-hours day job, I’ve been working non-stop on a … Continue reading Not dead!
Yes, I know. It is a cliche. Been there, done that, got the t-shirt. But in Italy we say that “you can’t stop cheering for a winning team”. So, is … Continue reading Love at first sight in BL / MM romance: does it still work?
As a reader, what I expect to find in a good book or in a good movie is interesting characters. Hundreds of books taught me that to be interesting, characters … Continue reading Characters creation – Development