Gearing Up for Roller Derby

At the beginning of 2018, roller derby was on my mind most of the time. When I wasn’t helping with team fundraisers or hanging out with the girls, I was watching an endless number of youtube videos, researching skates, wheels, bearings, and gear.

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How Roller Girls are Made

I never thought I’d be a roller girl. I never imagined that roller derby would become my obsession and passion.
Girls wearing fishnets and hitting each other? Why would I want to get involved with that?
I’m not a badass. I have no interested in being some kind of sex icon or having an alter-ego. The roller derby girls I knew were not the type of women I would fit in with… or so I thought.

Summer Hiatus Time

My updating schedule has been thrown off due to various things. My son got out of school two weeks ago, and the sun finally came out to stay, so we’ve been going out at lot. The Fourth of July was a pretty big holiday for my work, with a lot of scrambling to get everything…

About M.S. Chavez

M.S. Chavez has published a number of short stories. She works mainly in speculative fiction and has published fantasy, science fiction, and literary fiction pieces. She is currently working on a series of rural fantasy novels, as well as a women’s fiction novel. Her short fiction can be found at Wattpad.com where her collection Bittersweets is one of their…