So you wrote a book, now what: Covers

Finally we have arrived at the part where I tell you all about covers.  I know I break all the rules because “you shouldn’t design your own covers”.   But, I also know my covers are pretty.  I say you...

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So you wrote a book, now what: Formatting

Part 3 of my "tutorial" about publishing.  Theoretically at this point, you should have a "copyrighted" and "edited" work ready for formatting.  Now, I know what you are thinking.  You want to know about making a pretty cover.  Nope.  Right...

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So you wrote a book, now what: Editing

Look, I'm actually following through on something.... In the last segment I spoke about where to start for information on Copyright.  In today's segment I'm going to stress the importance of editing.  If you are going to spend money this...

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So you wrote a book, now what: Copyright

At my last public event I was approached by a young author who had been struggling to figure out how to become published.  She told me that she had already tried contacting various people like lawyers, writing clubs, and...

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Plea

I understand you can’t make time for me. But could you just hear my plea? My heart is breaking you see I’m drowning in misery. Surely you would see–if you had time for me. Hope may float, but I don’t have long. Do you hear...

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The Other Side of Philip K. Dick

Philip K. Dick.  That name always brings to my mind one thing--- Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?  I had to read the book Blade Runner  and compare it to the movie Blade Runner during one of my final college English...

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Athine Issue #1

know.  I left you hanging for two years to get another edition of my comic book adaptation for Verses of Athine.  Good news is, the next installment is up.  Athine, Issue 1   I did find that Amazon does NOT...

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Booktrack

I forgot that I made this little booktrack.  It's pretty neat.  Check it out!

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Broken Inside #poetry

When I broke away from you It broke me inside Severed me in two. But little by little I forgot our love And all its miserable mystery You no longer have dominion over me Yet I am still broken inside-hemorrhaging. Hearts break And fall in uneven Broken mistakes. Pieces of...

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Suffering #poetry

I crafted the story That I wanted to tell With no thoughts of final sales. I poured my soul Into the pages of these tomes When I am dead and gone Will my words live on? There comes a time When one must forget The dreams that did...

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