Z 2136 is Here!

Z 2136 is Here!

Do you know the one thing we’ve never done at Collective Inkwell? Through nearly three years, six series, 13 seasons, and 78 episodes, we’ve yet to end a story — until now. Well, that’s not completely true. We did write 19 short Dark Crossings stories, all which had...
Z 2136 and FAQs

Z 2136 and FAQs

We can finally reveal the cover for the Kindle Serial, Z 2136, along with the synopsis. We were given a few covers ideas to choose from. The first ones didn’t work for us. So I had an idea — what if we go black? Using colors as the themes of the overall...
Fuck it

Fuck it

When I was a child, I was certain that my family would die if I thought bad thoughts as I went through doorways. Yes, you read that right. I even had specific and elaborate scenes play out in my head on how they would die, ranging from car crashes to random acts of...

I’m No Hugh Howey

So a while ago, Hugh Howey did a dance video when he reached 100 reviews for a little book you might of heard of called Wool. While our series Yesterday’s Gone: Season One has more than 600 something reviews (thanks, Goners!), WhiteSpace: Season One was taking F...
Do you believe in ghosts?

Do you believe in ghosts?

The first death which truly affected me was that of my maternal grandfather. I was eight or nine. I remember people coming over to the house and talking in hushed whispers around me, pretending everything was okay. But I knew it wasn’t. My mother eventually broke the...
Bullies Suck

Bullies Suck

(Note: This is the author’s note from our short story, Monsters, and was written in 2012. Don’t worry, there’s no spoilers.) Last week my wife and I (Dave) brought my son to his first day of kindergarten. He held my hand as we made our way up the...
How Austin Kleon Pulled Me From the Darkness

How Austin Kleon Pulled Me From the Darkness

If you’ve looked inside our book Z 2135, out in paperback today by the way, you may have noticed we’ve dedicated the title to another writer. “To Austin Kleon for his book, Steal Like an Artist: 10 Things Nobody Told You About Being Creative, and the countless...
Yesterday’s Gone: Now on Audible

Yesterday’s Gone: Now on Audible

We’re thrilled to announce that Yesterday’s Gone: Season One is now available on Audible! One of the questions we’re most often asked is when will we do more audio books? We flirted briefly with reading Yesterday’s Gone via a podcast, but it...

Yesterday’s Gone Podcast: Episode 17 The Finale

Hey Goners, Sorry that I didn’t get this posted before. I thought I’d scheduled this, but God knows what happened. Anyway, here’s the finale of the Yesterday’s Gone podcast. This wraps up Season One and will be the last Yesterday’s Gone...