Alternative History – Some Thoughts

Science Fiction to Fantasy to Alternative History I came late to Alternative History as a genre. There are two reasons for this. First, one of the most-well-known writers in the genre is Harry Turtledove, and I was never interested in his premise/beginning of the...

YatBooks Podcast #3

YatBooks Podcast! The "process" portion of today's Podcast discusses Goodreads and some strategies we're using for Hidden Talents on that platform. Book Review - Wicca: A Guide for the Solitary Practitioner Written by the late, brilliant Scott Cunningham, Wicca: A...

NetGalley Reviewers – Read Hidden Talents!

The Urban Fantasy novel, Hidden Talents, is available for review on NetGalley! What is NetGalley? It's a site/community that makes books available to book professionals--librarians, publishers, booksellers, book industry writers, reviewers, and bloggers. A publisher...

Urban Fantasy set in New Orleans!

Urban Fantasy set in New Orleans! Today's the day! My novel, Hidden Talents is officially released today. When I was having issues with getting the cover to IngramSpark in October, I made the decision to push the roll-out of the book back a month. It was a good move,...

YatBooks Podcast #2

Thanks for coming on our second date! This installment of YatBooks is the same format as #1. Process for the first half of the show, this week, talking about the rollout of Hidden Talents, StoryCartel, and NetGalley. Part Two of this podcast is a review of The Tudor...

YatBooks Podcast #1

The podcasts are back! Starting off with books, since I have books to promote. 🙂 The idea behind YatBooks is a 30 minute show, where the first half is about process, writing, publishing, and we'll talk about a specific book in the second half. To start it off, we'll...

Buy Hidden Talents!

The hardcover and paperback editions of Hidden Talents will be available for sale on December 4, 2015. In the meantime, you Kindle users (via an actual Kindle, or the Kindle app for iOS, Android, or computer) can get the book now! Here's the link to Amazon.com: There...

Hidden Talents Update

As y'all know, today was supposed to be the day that my novel, Hidden Talents, would hit the stores. Alas, that hasn't happened. I've experienced a ton of problems working with IngramSpark. A lot of it was my fault, not formatting the cover art for the paperback and...

NaNoWriMo is approaching…

I've started on the second novel of Blood Bound! The outline is pretty much set in my head (and my moleskine), and I've got drafts of the first two chapters. Since National Novel Writer's Month (NaNoWriMo) is all about 50K-word projects, it's perfect for the second...

Hidden Talents – Update!

Waiting on the final proofs! Everything is on track for the 31-October release. I haven't finalized any release events/signings/readings yet, mainly because of my crazy schedule. LT Firstborn is changing duty station from Groton, CT, to San Diego, as the USS...

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