Blog Challenge · Publishing Process

Day 22 – Dear Role Model, You Wanna Read My Book?

It seems ludicrous from way down here on the ground, looking up into the stratosphere and seeing my inspirations floating by on their puffy white clouds of publishing success. Kevin Hearne. Chuck Wendig. Jim Butcher. Neil Gaiman. Why would any of these authors want to read my book and give me a blurb? Up and… Continue reading Day 22 – Dear Role Model, You Wanna Read My Book?

Blog Challenge · Book Marketing

Day 21 – Beyond Belly-Button-Lint-Picker Offers – Marketing Basics

First, some gratuitous self-promotion. LOOK TO YOUR RIGHT! See that link there? Where it says RISING is Coming Soon? It’s a sign-up for publication information on Rising: Book One of the Adept Cycle. SignUpNow! 😀 Now, back to your regularly scheduled blog post…. Yesterday’s discussion centered around publishing. Today, I’m going to talk about marketing.… Continue reading Day 21 – Beyond Belly-Button-Lint-Picker Offers – Marketing Basics

Adept Cycle · Blog Challenge · Writing

Day 9 – Interpreting Inspiration

Today’s Author Blog Challenge requests that I divulge the inspiration for my novel. I have a few works-in-progress, but my flagship – The Adept Cycle – is the one I’ll discuss here. All I can say is, grab some popcorn and be prepared to laugh. You know… at me.  Whatever. What you’re about to read… Continue reading Day 9 – Interpreting Inspiration

Adept Cycle · Books

I’m Doing a Thing!

That’s right! Book two is clipping along nicely. I’m just over 11,000 words on the first draft. Also, stay tuned for the near-future cover reveal and subsequent publishing release of Rising! I’ll be self-publishing through RavenSong Digital Publishing. I’m planning local book signing events, including (but not limited to) the Arizona Renaissance Festival in February/March.… Continue reading I’m Doing a Thing!