OCCUPATION: Samurai Clown
CANON: The Macaroni & Ownage Project
Those stats alone should tell you how much of a colorful character Makoto had the potential to be. How many samurai clowns are there in this world? And how many people can genuinely say they were part of... Read more of this blog post »
Some books come to mind:
Maus, I: A Survivor's Tale: My Father Bleeds History
Maus, II: And Here My Troubles Began
Both books are powerful. Howeve... Read more of this blog post »
I wrote my heart out with this one, and it took me just over a month in order to:
http://www.amazon.com/Andromeda-Steve...... Read more of this blog post »
I've been thrilled with the response to my latest book--FIRST, LAST, AND ALWAYS! I love that you love it. It was one of those books that endured a lot of blood, sweat, and tears.
To show my excitement, I'm getting a little crazy. Wait for it. . . Are you ready?
Between now and... Read more of this blog post »
A lovely reader finished my book The Cheating Vines and shared her views on Facebook.
....."this was an awesome book to read, finished last night! My early night turned somewhat into a later one than expected because I just couldn't put it down Need that sequel,... Read more of this blog post »
"God saw all that he had made, and it was very good. And there was evening, and there was morning ~ the sixth day."
Oh how God loves to spoil us! He didn't create a barren earth and then order us to get... Read more of this blog post »
My rating: 3 of 5 stars
Python Isle is one of Will Murray’s earliest Doc Savage novels. In it, a wild red-haired man encounters pirates, escapes and goes seeking Doc Savage. The pirate Captain is determined stop a message getting to Doc so he contracts with a... Read more of this blog post »
My rating: 5 of 5 stars
The first time I saw Gilliam’s film adaption of Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, was in the summer of ’98. I was 21 and trying to bang this chick, so I decided to take her on the quintessential date –dinner and a movie. Th... Read more of this blog post »
If this ever happen (which... Read more of this blog post »
Now I'm settling back to work on CLAIMED BY A HIGHLANDER, book 2 in my THE DOUGLAS LEGACY series. :)
Also, don't miss this hot teaser trailer!
I hope y'all will s... Read more of this blog post »
For some indie authors, bundling isa no-brainer. If you have three or more books in a series and plan to write more,then it’s a given thatyou’ll box upthe first three (at least). You’ll work out the numbers, give the reader a buck or two off, and stick the bundle out there into the world.
Of cours...Read more of this blog post »
In the wake of Events in the last issue, Selina truly has descended, and this issue is her setting up a Hail Mary pass to do the right thing, about anything, and hoping she can remember the reasons she took on the job to begin with. Plus, we begin to realize she'... Read more of this blog post »
Now that I'm in my 40's, my metabolism is so slow that I struggle to manage my weight, much less lose it. I stay in shape, mostly eat right. I've be... Read more of this blog post »
I’ve been reading Stephen Sondheim writing about art, creating, and writing, and picked out these choice bits. ��From Finishing the Hat: Collected Lyrics (1954-1981).
p. xvii. “Music straitjackets a poem and prevents it from breathing on its own, whereas it liberates a lyric. ��Poetry doesn’t need...Read more of this blog post »
At the tail end of 2014 I came across a book I had been previously been unaware of at a library liquidation sale and bought it for less than the price of a cup of coffee. That the book aroused my curiosity was not surprising, given my history with such things, but the way in which it has shaped m...Read more of this blog post »
Listen for free! In this episode, Brian and Dave interview USA Today bestselling author Robert Swartwood, and discuss J.F. Gonzalez, David B. Silva, Amazon’s Kindle ban of Wrath James White’s new novel, Deadite Press book covers, mainstream disparagement of horror fans, the impending Marvel Comic...Read more of this blog post »
I finished going over edits for Shadows Strike , Immortal Guardians Book 6. I wrote down a lot of favorite quotes for you while I went over them andalso selected a few excerpts. Can't wait to share them with you!
Next will come the copyedits. The... Read more of this blog post »
Featuring a screenplay by “Lost” writer and co-creator Damon Lindelof and Brad Bird, from a story by Lindelof & Bird & Jeff Jensen, “Tomorrowland” seems to be quite strange and sinister, oh it's Disney again.
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The Worst Trade Deal You Never Heard Of
The Trans-Pacific Partnership, now headed to Congress, is a product of big corporations and Wall Street, seeking to circumvent regulations protecting workers, consumers, and the environment. Watch this video, and say “no” to fast-tracking this bad deal for...Read more of this blog post »
It really is hard to believe Bound by Guilt came out so long ago—it was my first published novel in any genre. I am extremely grateful to Dreamspinner for accepting my work and for giving me the best...Read more of this blog post »
Happy Friday, and here’s a laugh to start your day!
How things change with cellphones . . . .
Start the Lancaster...Read more of this blog post »
Dear darling readers,
Preorders mean a lot to authors. They help the book stand out (to bookstores and Amazon, etc) before it even hits the shelves, and to entice you into pre buying the book that means the most to me--the one I love the best--I have some awesome treats to tempt you with:
To orde...Read more of this blog post »
A piece of mine has been included in an anthology to be launched on 31 January 2015 in Manila. The book is called FAST FOOD FICTION DELIVERY. The piece also forms part of an unpublished manuscript.
I’ve posted an MP3 file of my reading, since I won’t be able to attend the launch. My teleporter is...
Warm up your winter...SEASON OF FEAR arrives in U.S. stores on March 3!
Now's the time to pre-order the new book from your favorite bookseller -- so you have it in your hands on release day!
Here's what bestselling author Linda Castillo says: "SEASON OF FEAR has everything: unexpe...Read more of this blog post »
CROSS 2015 - You and/or your church may be interested in the CROSS simulcast, which will go out live on February 27. It features John Piper, David Platt, Kevin DeYoung, andothers.
The Meaning of Mundane Work - “Many Christians I speak with about work think that work is part of the fall. That work...Read more of this blog post »
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