Category Archives: Characters

Five Asexual Protagonists by Actual Ace Writers

Claudie Arseneault/ December 28, 2016/ Books, Characters, Community, Writing/ 0 comments

Let’s have a party. Today Tor reposted their April list of asexual protagonists, which not only doesn’t recommend books by ace authors, but actually sets forth pretty shitty rep. And to add insult to injury, they paraphrase Lauren Jankowski, an indie aro-ace artist that is very vocal and supportive of the community and its self-publishers as she states that several

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~ Maniel and Andeal, Kissing on a Mountain ~

Claudie Arseneault/ December 14, 2015/ Characters, Community, Excerpts, Viral Airwaves, Writing/ 0 comments

When I landed an interview for my job, I promised myself I’d commission more art from Laya if I had the position. And I did! (It’s going great, by the way. The place and the people are lovely, though I do come home exhausted). Laya, who did the Halfies Trio art, has provided me with another gem: Andeal and Maniel being

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The Halfies Trio

Claudie Arseneault/ October 2, 2015/ Characters, City of Spires, Excerpts/ 0 comments

It’s art time! I was really looking forward to making this post, because I commissioned art from a very cool artist, Laya Rose. Of three lovely characters from City of Spires, typically called “The Halfies Trio.” Yep, they’re such tight friends they even have an in-universe nickname! So first of all, here is the awesome result! From left to right, you

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Upcoming Short in Vitality Issue #1

Claudie Arseneault/ February 12, 2015/ Characters, Community, Personal, Publication, Writing/ 0 comments

Hey everyone! I’m really excited about Viral Airwaves‘ launch yesterday. I had a great time eating instant noodles and taking pictures of myself in this very dignified activity. But I have more great news! My short story, The Best Day, has been selected by Vitality to be a part of the first Issue! Vitality is a LGBT+ magazine dedicated to publishing entertaining

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