Mentions on the web

| July 31, 2014

I saw a couple of nice shout-outs come across my Google feed recently. (They kept the RSS service for searches, but deep-sixed Google Reader, go fig) The first is on Reinalyn M. Terrado’s blog where she puts me in the company of Barry N. Malzberg (Which is pretty high praise IMHO). Swiniarski shapes his fantastic […]

Worldbuilding at Savvy Authors

| July 27, 2014

On-line appearance update: This coming Wednesday, July 30th, I’ve been invited to run a chat on Worldbuilding on the SavvyAuthors.com website. How does an author seamlessly present the audience with a complex unfamiliar world and make it seem real? We will cover how to create a consistent fictional world, and how best to present it […]

We have a date

| July 19, 2014

Dragon•Thief has an official publication date from DAW. It will be hitting stores in April 2015.

So, anyone want a book?

| July 13, 2014

I was talking to a colleague about the non-writing part of this writing thing. Specifically, what a mid-list author might do to get some publicity for their book. The conversation hit the obvious points, signings, distributing ARCs and so on. But he did mention something I hadn’t ever considered: having his minions friends leave propaganda […]

Done (for now)

| July 7, 2014

I just handed the finished copy of the second book in the Dragon* series off to Sheila at DAW. Dragon•Thief is done for the moment, pending editorial revisions. For those who start at the last page, here’s the last line: Things really never go wrong in quite the way I expect.

Ending the Experiment

| July 2, 2014

While the site is officially under construction I’ve gone and removed my experiment in republishing TeeK on my blog. I haven’t deleted the work, but I’m not leaving it public while it’s unfinished and I have no idea what to do with it. Apologies to anyone who was following it, but other writing projects took […]

And some actual news. . .

| July 1, 2014

“My rival Dark Lord to the contrary, there is more than one way to offer a virgin sacrifice.” —The Goddess Lysea I have completed, more-or-less, the revised draft of Dragon•Thief. After some spelling and copy-editing, I should be turning it in to DAW by the 15th. Fans of the misadventures of thief Frank Blackthorne should […]