Dark and Mysterious Blog
Hello and welcome to the Dark and Mysterious Blog. I am John McCool, author of the McCool Mythos and other works of literary fiction. Come along with me as I delve through the endless worlds of the dark, mysterious, and intriguing.
My Latest Posts
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- ReedsyWhen I began my writing journey I often wondered where was the best place to start. I remember sending in the library of the community college I was going to … Continue reading Reedsy
- Similar Story Devices In Anime and WrestlingThere’s a little exercise I like to do when I am consuming any type of fictional media. It’s very rare these days that I get a break long enough to … Continue reading Similar Story Devices In Anime and Wrestling
- Are Chapters Getting Shorter?Has anyone noticed an interesting trend in literary fiction lately, or am I going crazy? On a routine supply run to a local chain grocery store for the coffee shops … Continue reading Are Chapters Getting Shorter?
- Writing With Limited TimeOne thing that seems to turn off would be authors is a lack of time, or at least a perception that they have no time to write. This couldn’t be … Continue reading Writing With Limited Time
- Book Announcement: The RuseI’m pleased to announce my new release: The Ruse! So, what is this piece of fiction? The Ruse is actually a print version of my most successful screenplay to date … Continue reading Book Announcement: The Ruse
- Wicked Ones Released!McCool Mythos: Wicked Ones is the next tome in the dark multi-verse of the McCool Mythos. Wicked Ones is the result of a long year of labor and love. It … Continue reading Wicked Ones Released!
- Life of an Indie AuthorI was asked today on what it was like to be an indie author. I paused, unable to answer. However, now that I have time to reflect on it I … Continue reading Life of an Indie Author
- What makes horror so intriguing?Horror is a genre that has been around for centuries, and it continues to be one of the most popular genres of entertainment. But what makes horror so interesting? Why … Continue reading What makes horror so intriguing?
- The Dark and MysteriousWelcome to the endless worlds of the Dark and Mysterious! Hello there reader. Since you’re here reading this, I assume you have a distinct interest in the writings of the … Continue reading The Dark and Mysterious
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