I’m going to publish this story along with six others that range from fantasy to thriller to horror. All sales generated from this little book… every penny… will be donated to Operation Homefront.
This morning, I woke up as an author. This truly is the first day of the rest of my life. I’ve sat every single step in this picture throughout my journey to get where I am, right now, today. For today, I’m at the top! YES! I did it! You see, the act of writing… Continue reading Day 1
After a whole lot of back and forth with the printer, and quite a few moments where both my designer and I wanted to chuck all technology out a window… possibly shun computers in general… maybe move to Tahiti and sell frothy drinks out of coconut halves… … yeah, after all that…. here it is.… Continue reading Drumroll Please….
On the weekend of December 11th-13th, I will be at the Phoenix Festival of the Arts, selling and signing copies of Rising: Book One of the Adept Cycle.
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
How often do you look for a specific publishing house image on a spine when you buy a book… especially when you’re downloading said book to your Kindle?
This is a test. This is only a test. If this were a real cover, it would be a lot more exciting and a lot less… sucktastic. I have a novel written. I have a typesetter, and a publisher and a cover artist… who happen to be one-in-the-same. Courtney over at Ravensong Digital Publishing makes amazing… Continue reading Day 15 – I’ve Got My Cover Covered!
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!