And here’s why.
I’ve Finished a Novel—Now What?
Today I’ll talk about what happens once you finish a manuscript.
Seattle Book Review Gives My Novel 5 Stars
The Seattle Book Review has given my flintlock fantasy, DREAD PIRATE ARCANIST, a 5/5 score! I’m super thrilled, and stoked, and I just can’t stop smiling, you guys! 😀
Award Winner! NEW APPLE FANTASY!
Wow, fun times, everyone! My flintlock fantasy novel, KNIGHTMARE ARCANIST, is the solo winner in the fantasy category for the New Apple Award! 😀
5 Ways to Make a Character Likeable
Let me clarify: we’re not talking about “good” or “moral” characters—we’re talking about characters that readers will enjoy seeing on the page. Sometimes that means the character is good and virtuous, but other times a character can fell into the category of “likeable douchebag.”
I Won an Award~! (The BRAG Medal)
I won the BRAG award for my fantasy novel, KNIGHTMARE ARCANIST! Plus, the sequel is now up on Amazon!
Cover for Dread Pirate Arcanist
I’m super excited to say that the cover for Knightmare Arcanist #2 (titled DREAD PIRATE ARCANIST) is now finished! We’re getting closer to release and I can’t wait to get it out there. Because I loved the cover so much, I figured I would share it with everyone!
Sex Scenes in Novels
First off, this isn’t a guide or tutorial for writing sex scenes. Just like sex in real life, there are different strokes for different folks (I’m so sorry for that joke).
How to Write Strong Character Development
I think characters are the most important elements of a story, and crafting believable development can be tricky.
3 Pet Peeves of the Publishing Industry
No “industry” is without its faults, but some seem more egregious than others.