Betas, Sales, and Scary Books

Time for a quick update post! There are lots of things going on. First, The Seventh Seed has been with beta readers for about a week, and feedback is starting to come in! I received this about ten minutes ago: Now down to business, Wow!! Whooeeeeee! What a story! Thank you, thank you a thousand…

Coming Soon! A Scary Anthology

You may have noticed I’ve been quieter on here than normal (or at least I think I have. It feels like I have). The reason is there are TWO books coming out in the next couple of months that are very important to me and have required me to bury myself in my writing hole.…

Fundraiser for Houston Disaster Relief

By now you’ve seen the shocking images coming out of Houston as Hurricane Harvey batters the area. The size of the storm combined with the fourth most-populated city in the country has created an unprecedented disaster, and as of this writing, there is still at least a foot of rain to come. This disaster is…

5 Things Authors Wish Readers Knew

When I was just a reader, meaning I didn’t create my own word babies, I didn’t have a clue what went into making books or how my being a reader mattered to anyone. Now that I’m on both sides of the fence, the picture is much clearer – and I try to be a “better”…

What Makes YOU Stop Reading A Book?

I’ve read a lot of books. A LOT of books. When I was a kid, I’d get sets of books and be thrilled at the promise of spending countless hours sitting upside-down in my mom’s recliner with an open book. Reading and appreciation of a good story is part of who I am. But in recent…

Seven More Authors You Need To Meet Right Now

Before Project Liberatio came out, I published a Five Authors You Need To Meet Right Now post, through which you met some talented authors who have been kind enough to support my work. With Project Ancora just weeks away from release, I want to introduce you to seven more such authors, who have critiqued, written…

Book News And Other Happenings

Things are going on, and a lot of it involves free stuff! Here’s the list of what’s covered in this post. Scroll down for details. Be a beta reader for Project Ancora Paperback giveaway of Project Liberatio Project Liberatio review on Readers’ Favorite Facebook page drawing Now for the nitty gritty. 1. Want to read Project Ancora…