As part of its Spring into Spring eBook Sale, Edge Science Fiction and Fantasy Publishing is offering The Red Wraith for $0.99 today through Saturday. Check out the sale’s Facebook page for details, other discounted titles, and author extras like the “interview” below I did with Tay, one of the characters in The Red Wraith:
Me: So, Tay of the Dzune—what’s with the milky eyes? Can you see out of them?
Tay: I was ready for you, wasn’t I?
Me: Indeed you were! I hear you’re a fate reade...
The Red Wraith is out! Edge Science Fiction and Fantasy Publishing helped me celebrate by hosting a virtual release party on Facebook. Several readers—and even a few fellow authors—stopped by to ask questions. I had a blast answering them. Good stuff:)
The year and a half I spent working at a group home for mentally handicapped residents, many of whom had additional diagnoses like Down syndrome, Tourette’s, and paranoid schizophrenia. My main goal is to show this group of people as people, not stereotypes. 10% of my royalties will go to charity.
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The Red Wraith is available for pre-order on Amazon! And at a nice discount: just $2.99 (a $3 savings) if you buy now. September 7 is the Kindle-only release date. The book goes live everywhere December 6.
The story's set in Early America. The protagonist is a Native American who becomes the focus for magic’s reentry into the world.
I couldn't be happier with the cover—Edge Science Fiction and Fantasy Publishing did a great job. Many thanks to them for their hard work and insight.
House with a Blue Door, my first novel, is finally out! It's been a long wait—I wrote the original draft eight years ago—but I'm pleased with the result. You can buy it at the links below.
The story is inspired by the time I spent working at a group home for mentally handicapped residents, many of whom had additional diagnoses like Down syndrome, Tourette’s, and paranoid schizophrenia. My primary goal is to show this group of people as people, not stereotypes. My secondary goal is to...
More good writing news: Edge Science Fiction and Fantasy Publishing picked up my second novel, The Red Wraith. It's a historical fantasy set in Early America. The protagonist is a Native American. Should be out this summer.
This manuscript's undergone several serious rewrites, and I had to murder a lot of my darlings along the way. I've already worked some of them into a novella, and I'm hoping to reincarnate more of them as sequels to The Red Wraith. We'll see what happens. For now,...
Midnight Frost Books will be releasing my first novel, House with a Blue Door, on April 10. The story's set in a group home with mentally handicapped residents, many of whom have additional diagnoses like paranoid schizophrenia.
The subject matter is outside my usual genre—the book is literary fiction, rather than historical weirdness—but there's a lot of personal resonance with this one; about a decade ago, I worked in a group home like the one in the story. I did a lot of growing up...