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March 25, 2019

There are many kinds of conventions. The ones I’m most familiar with are comic cons (being a huge geek myself) and creator conventions where authors, artists, and craftsmen can share their work with others.

I have had tables and wonderful experiences at both for my writ...

February 11, 2019

Check out my new Dreamspinner Press novel: Coming Up for Air
 


It’s not easy being someone’s fairy tale.

Leigh Hurley is making a name for himself among thieves and criminals, even if it isn’t the life he would’ve chosen. He shouldn’t have screwed over the Moretti broth...

January 15, 2019

The first thing to realize is what you’ve already been told a thousand times – you can’t please everyone. But! That does not mean you shouldn’t grow as a writer and push yourself to be different and challenging in the ways you spin a tale.

I come across as someone who w...

December 10, 2018

Check out my new Dreamspun Desires novel: A Model Escort
 

 
What’s the value of love?

 

Shy data scientist Owen Quinn is brilliant at predictive models but clueless at romance. Fortunately, a new career allows him to start over hundreds of miles from the ex he would rat...

November 12, 2018

I’ve lost count of how many times, usually while at a convention like I was the weekend of MCBA Fall ComiCon in St. Paul, Minnesota, where someone mentioned to me that they too are a writer but have yet to complete one of their ideas.

I tend to offer the same advice in...

October 10, 2018

I often get the question – why M/M? Why a focus on male characters and male relationships? The simple answer for me is that I relate more to male characters, always have, and I connect more with the portrayal of male relationships, whether friends, family, or romantic....

September 12, 2018

My mentoring of others for writing began with my work as Managing Editor for the indie publisher BigWorldNetwork. As much as I adore writing, I enjoy editing as well and helping people craft their work.

I helped edit over 60 novels and many more online series, and I con...

August 28, 2018

There are three fun facts surrounding Lovesick Titans, and the overall two-part series.

1st:
It’s an adapted fanfic about The Flash and Captain Cold from DC Comics (specifically the CW’s TV universe).

2nd:
The editing and cover art was done by fans of mine.

3rd:
It starte...

July 12, 2018

Many authors identify with their heroes. In my case, my ‘hero’ is an actual superhero. He’s also more villainous than his nemesis.

The Lovesick Series, made up of Lovesick Gods and the new release Lovesick Titans, has two equal protagonists – Danny Grant, who is secretl...

June 30, 2018

I stumbled up this original post a few weeks ago and decided almost immediately that I would take the challenge up myself and do it for the month of July (since there are 31 prompts and July has 31 days).

For those of you who might not be familiar with alternate univers...

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