Today It's All About Me: Halloween Book Signing

I don’t do this enough (or perhaps I do it too often?), but I have a big old stack of announcements that have been doled out piecemeal on Facebook and Twitter over the past weeks, and I want to get it all together in one place. I mean, here’s the thing.   …

Rising From the Deep

It seems I’ve let months pass between posts again. I could lie and say I’ve been hard at work on my second novel (The Shadows of Flies), but that’s not entirely true.  I’ve only been easy at work on my second novel.  There’s still much more to go. But I d …

Blog Tour Day 6

My apologies for posting this one a tad late (okay, two days late), but if you follow me on other social media sites, you know my wonderful Friday quickly turned into a day from Hell in a matter of seconds.  Needless to say, I required much comfort from h …

Blog Tour Day 5: Killer Tofu

Hi. Today’s blog tour stop is the supreme taco bean: Laurita Miller’s Calling Shotgun.  Laurita was kind enough to read and review my novel.  Here’s a taste: One of the first things I noticed about this book was the paper on which it is printed. It’s so s …

Reviews and News

Hey, gang. I have a few big updates for you today, many of which have me squealing like a little girl.  Yeah, you heard me. First, I received a brilliant review from Chris Hallock at Chizine.  Here’s just a taste: If you haven’t reached your limit for zom …

Soundtrack to the End of the World: First Review!

I’m very excited to announce the very first review of my debut novel!  Joanna Parypinski gave it 8 out of 10 screaming zombies, and had wonderful things to say.  Take a look HERE. The limited signed hardcovers are running out quick, but there are still ma …

“Destination Unknown” Excerpt

Today for your reading pleasure, Nathan Shumate, of Arcane fame, has posted an excerpt of my short story,  “Destination Unknown.”  You can slip your hand back out from your pants.  I know my writing gets you all hot and bothered, but save it for later; yo …

I’m Seeing (Five) Stars

I’m absolutely thrilled to have received so many great reviews on Amazon and Goodreads for my collection Welcome to Moon Hill.  Every time a new review comes in, the resulting smile threatens to split my head in half.  To sweeten to the pot, a very cool b …

Reviews of my Work (2010)

I had a significant increase of published works in 2010, and although they were mostly indie or small press publications, some of my stories were actually reviewed.  What follows is a list, complete with links and “snippet” quotes, from these reviews. UPR …