There's strength in finishing. The end is accomplishment. There lies satisfaction. There lies peace. I've been stuck not finishing Hero Ground Zero for months. It's been looming over me every time I read about the craft of writing. Every time I go to Facebook and see my author page staring at me. Waiting. Taunting. "Stuck not finishing" is not quite accurate. I know what I need to do, but … [Read more...] about The Power of the Finish
Introducing "Cut Scenes". These short texts are either spur of the moment scenes inspired by stray thoughts or scenes that I cut from works in progress. The following is a spur of the moment scene. Who knows...maybe it'll become a flash fiction piece some day. Enjoy. It was a moment only the bravest had dreamed of. The end of life stared at me. He stood before me taller than any man I had … [Read more...] about Cave Warrior – Cut Scene
Here's the official story description, aka blurb, for my upcoming release Meeting Derek Masters. The book is complete and will be uploaded to Kindle Scout within the next couple of days. I'll send an email out to my newsletter when it's up for nomination and post about it here, too. Let me know what you think! Karen Wright is a stressed-out young teacher at Corcoran High. Along with a few of … [Read more...] about Official Blurb for ‘Meeting Derek Masters’
So, my long-delayed book 'Meeting Derek Masters' is out with my editor, so while we wait here's the cover for your viewing pleasure: I'm still working on the official blurb, but here's the general text: Chosen as the winner of a secret, nationwide contest for a romantic weekend rendezvous with the elusive and wealthy Derek Masters, Karen Wright, part-time teacher and struggling author, … [Read more...] about Cover Reveal – ‘Meeting Derek Masters’
I can finally move from "writer" to "author" today as my debut novelette, LaTonya and Terrell, has gone live and published in the Amazon Kindle Store. Click the book cover to get a copy. It really is a great feeling to hit that 'Save and Publish' button. I hope you all enjoy it. Please leave a review or send me a note via the Contact page to let me know your thoughts. Ok, back to … [Read more...] about “LaTonya and Terrell” is now live on Amazon!
Launch day is only a couple of days away. Here's something for you while you wait. The book cover! It'll be used on both the ebook and the print versions. I'll upload the back-cover information in a later post. … [Read more...] about Cover Reveal: “LaTonya and Terrell”