CURRENT WORK

  • NOVELS
    • Butterflies in a Gilded Cage READ THE FIRST 50 PAGES
      • 1903: The introspective Black piano player at Chicago’s most opulent brothel, a harlot on the run from her murderous past, and the city’s most scandal-ridden all-too-eligible bachelor face lethal underworld blackmail and the societal demands of race, sexuality and class to unapologetically navigate their own treacherous love triangle.
  • SCREENPLAYS
    • THE GRIND – One Hour Escapist Drama READ THE FIRST 15 PAGES
      • When a burlesque star with a dark secret leaves her empire in Chicago to start over in LA at a club owned by an 80 year old stripper, she finds a family of misfits that help her navigate life in an impossible city.
    • SUNSET ’81 – One Hour Dark Campy Thriller READ THE FIRST 15 PAGES
      • When the fame-hungry bass player for a notorious 1981 heavy metal band is killed by a reclusive Hollywood starlet, she’s offered a second chance. But is eternal life worth killing for? LIVE FAST. UN-DIE YOUNG.
    • THE HOUSE OF LILIES – One Hour Romantic Supernatural Thriller READ THE FIRST 15 PAGES
      • When the curator for the Vatican’s classified Erotic Archive unearths a way to escape her family’s ancient penance, she falls for a New Orleans party-girl, ensnaring them in a war between immortal courtesans and a vicious secret society that’s been hunting them for centuries.
  • SHORT STORY COLLECTIONS
    • The Courtesan Parables
      • Mystical/Philosophical/Erotic tales from a magical bordello.

WORKS IN PROGRESS

  • SCREENPLAYS
    • ACCESSORY – One Hour Television Drama (co-writer)
      • Logline is top secret.
    • STRIP CLUB – Feature Film
      • Five elderly former burlesque stars take a reminiscing road trip to Las Vegas.
    • “Relics of Thundor” – Feature Film – Live Action Drama
      • When a fed-up princess from a 1989 video game receives propaganda via a mysterious gang of rebels from other games, she decides to save herself. (Consulting partners: Retro Game SuperHyper and BITCULTURE)

  • COCKTAIL BOOKS
    • “Courtesan Cocktails and Other Libertine Libations” [ SAMPLE ]
    • “Nothing But a Good Time – The 80’s Hair Metal Cocktail Book”