Monthly Archives: January 2012

Why Do You Have To Quit Your Day Job?

Seriously, why? I didn’t think about it before, but in the last week or so I’ve begun asking this question. First I encountered a Kindleboards thread  asking how many on the forum had quit their day jobs to write full time.

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First Blood, Plus Some Changes

As you all know, I’ve been cranking on The Pericles Conspiracy for the last couple weeks.  Well, maybe cranking isn’t the best word to use.  The story was sitting at a bit under 29,000 words at the beginning of the

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Posted in Short Stories, Writing Progress

(Almost) No Writers Are Famous

Dean linked to a great post that Joe Konrath made yesterday.  In it, Joe talks about how, contrary to what some out there assume, he doesn’t sell a lot because he’s “famous”. I love reading this from him.  It’s not

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Posted in Douchebaggery, Writing Philosophy

A Review Of Mixed Treats

A few months back, Alain Gomez over at Book Brouhaha sent out the word that she was looking for short stories and collections to review.  Being the nice guy I am, I sent her a copy of my short story

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Posted in Book Reviews, Short Stories, Writing as a Business, Writing Progress

2012 Goals

So I’ve been thinking about what I want to accomplish in 2012.  In the process, I’ve read a lot of other people’s blog posts with their resolutions, and of course Dean’s posts about how to set good goals and reach

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2011 Closeout

The door shut on 2011, so it’s time to assess how the year went.  No sense beating around the bush.  Let’s get to it! First, the goals for the year: 1) Finish Masters of the Sun by the end of

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Prelude to The Pericles Conspiracy

Thought-Provoking and Action-Packed SciFi Thriller

A Fun, Action-Filled Fantasy Adventure

Glimmer Vale Chronicles #2 - A Sword & Sorcery Murder-Mystery

Glimmer Vale Chronicles #3 - A Winter Rescue Goes Terribly Wrong

Post-Apocalyptic Fantasy Adventure.

A bundle of 10 SF/F short stories

A Compilation of Five Short Novels

A Compilation of Five Short Novels

5 Short Stories

Exciting Sci Fi/Horror Novella

Valor vs Magic...and the Undead

A Modern Fantasy Novella

A safari to a distant star to hunt Dragons

SciFi Novelette

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