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State of the WIP

Numbers don't lie. I lie. I lie a lot. But generally speaking, you can always count on numbers to...

Nov 16 · 2 min read >

A Month with Novlr

NaNoWriMo is coming up soon, which means a new crop of writers will be looking for the right software...

Oct 23 · 5 min read >

I Write Multi-POV Stories Because the Alternative Confuses and Frightens Me

Here's a thing: I've never written a novel from a single character's point of view. It has been twenty...

Sep 16 · 4 min read >

Diving head first into the shallow pool of Amazon Advertising

I independently published my first book in 2004, and since then, I've tried all sorts of services and gimmicks...

Aug 28 · 7 min read >

Last Call for Advance Book Reviewers

A couple months ago, I set a goal to line up 50 advance reviewers for my newest book, Brigham...

Jul 9 · 1 min read >

If It Doesn’t Advance The Plot

I was finishing up my last edits on Brigham Plaza when the quarantine hit, so I couldn't join my...

Apr 29 · 3 min read >

State of the WIP: Pandemic Edition

My hope is that my novels distract you from that anger for a little while. But do remember: just...

Mar 23 · 2 min read >

On The Ending of Things

I lied to some good people recently. I asked them to beta read my next book and told them...

Oct 2 · 1 min read >

Not My Forte

I can think of dozens of things I might say on my death bed 200 years from now, but...

Aug 19 · 2 min read >