Cuil Layout: On Fictional Fictions and Race

No one is “white” in the cuilverse, unless they die and/or are evil. People are referred to by their actual heritage if they’re pasty. Non-POC Europeans (the closest identifier to “white” as currently understood that the cuilverse gets) are generally referred to as the ones that fucked up Earth so bad the goddes lost interest […]

Cuil Peek: In the Time of Toba

In the beginning, the goddes were assholes. Male and female they made us, Samael and I, out of the dust of Kingu’s remains. Tiamat and Kingu had attempted to quell Marduk’s rise to the upper Echelons of power but were overcome and sent to the underworld, to Irkalla. Marduk assumed his new role as the […]

6 Reasons Lilith is Absolutely My Hero | Postmodern Woman

via 6 Reasons Lilith is Absolutely My Hero | Postmodern Woman. The other day I mentioned the lack of actual diversity and positive, realistic, emotionally intelligent role models in our media (as in entertainment) and literature. There are some: One of my favorite examples. Also, extremely relevant to this post. But not nearly enough. They’re […]

Character and Song #40: Seraphim Vitas

Ah, the fallen angel. Or one of them, anyway. Sera is the fire angel of life, with a spirit that burns brightly. Sera also had one simple job to do: protect the Trees in the Garden. Unfortunately, a little wrench was thrown into hir plans (yes, that’s hir and not his or her, this being […]

Absent Opportunities

I do still plan to publish the next The Black Tree book. I’m also nearly done writing a book about Queen Aeryn’s grandparents. You’ll even get to learn why Jeffery and Mark never mentioned them. The Cuil Multiverse is ever growing and the story of Lilith is nearly fully formed in my head already. Eventually, […]

Character and Song #20: Lilith

The first human woman, the first wife of Adam, and the baddest bitch to ever step foot on Earth. Lilith is the mother of all monsters that originated on Earth. She is seductress, she is power, and she is insatiable (sounds familiar, eh? I’m sure there’s another character I have who’s very similar. I wonder […]