I am shocked to see that it's been over a year since I last wrote in this blog. As a spammer, I am quite the amateur. I could make all kinds of promises to do better, but I know I will forget any promises I make in a week. I know myself. Anyway, the main … Continue reading Has it really been that long?
How To Train Your Dragon Somewhere back in the late 1900s, machines began to be developed to aid in dictation. At first it wasn't very good at all. Most decent typists could out-type the dictation machines of the time, making it useless for most computer users. As personal computers didn't really appear widespread until around … Continue reading How To Train Your Dragon
Go to Romania. Kill a few demons. It'll be fun they said. They just failed to mention the vampires! Demon Hunter Academy, the fourth novel in the Cold Shivers Nightmare series, is now live on Amazon. Follow the continuing adventures of Julie Markoff, the world's newest demon hunter. Battling demons is one thing, but finding … Continue reading It’s finally here!
Ready Player Two by Ernest ClineMy rating: 3 of 5 starsSeems like Ernest sat down one day and started making a list of everything he remembered from the 80's. When he had a few hundred items on the list, he started writing and crammed everything on the list into the book, mostly in the first … Continue reading Ready Player Two not quite ready
I can't believe it's been so long since I last wrote here. One time this year so far and we're almost halfway through the year. As you may have noticed on the front page, the newest A Cold Shivers Nightmare is out. It took me way too long to get it finished and I need … Continue reading Long time, no see
Crossing The Veil I just put the next Cold Shivers Nightmare up for pre-order at Amazon. Though the date I put on it is August 1st, I will probably have it out long before that. I'm hoping by the end of February. Just need to find some extra time to finish some edits and get … Continue reading Up and Coming …
What happens when we hit a patch in our novel and it comes grinding to a halt? Most of the time it happens in what I call the Vast Wasteland of the Second Act. In screenwriting terms, the second act of a movie is that middle hour of a two hour movie. Acts one and … Continue reading The Vast Wasteland
We're only three or four days away from the next installment of the Marvel Universe and if you've been paying attention, it appears the MCU is circling the drain. This universe, that has been in creation for the past ten years, looks like it is going to be brought down by a 29-year-old woman that … Continue reading The Captain Marvel kerfuffle
It's finished! The next Cold Shivers Nightmare. Grab your copy today, of Shattered Prisons. What would you do if you inherited a house, only to find out that there were secrets behind the walls that were best left behind the walls? Secrets that threaten to open the very gates of Hell and cause all kinds of … Continue reading Welcome to your next Nightmare
So, another NaNoWriMo has come and gone and I can breathe a sigh of relief. It was a tough month in some ways and in others, it more fun that any one person ought to be allowed to have. I finished the next story in my Cold Shivers Nightmare titles. I'll let it sit for … Continue reading The end of the challenge.