Shifting Loyalties Is Available Today!

Shifting Loyalties Is Available Today!

You can stop holding your breath! Shifting Loyalties: The Piero Codex Book Two has been released! (Okay, I know you weren’t really holding your breath, but I was!) This is my second novel, as well as being the second book in The Piero Codex series. I’m excited to introduce shape-shifters into the Seers Guild world with this release. You have some new characters to meet (including the mysterious ex, Marina), some secrets of the Codex itself will be revealed, and…

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Dramatica: My Take-Aways

Dramatica: My Take-Aways

TL;DR: There is some genius in this theory, and possibly some madness. Every writer should at least understand Dramatica’s four through-lines, its definition of character archetypes, and the two helpful concepts of character resolve and story limit. If you go deeper, prepare to be confused.

Shifting Loyalties: Cover Art and Pre-order

Shifting Loyalties: Cover Art and Pre-order

Big announcement! Shifting Loyalties: The Piero Codex Book Two is now available for pre-order on most major ebook retailers! Barb from CoverInked really stepped up her game on this cover, don’t you think? When it’s a matter of life and death, how do you know who to trust? Mack was never good at trusting people, even before he went underground hiding from the Seers Guild. But when the former love of Mack’s life (Marina) goes missing, and an unknown organization…

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Cursing Fate Cover Art! And a FREE offer!

Cursing Fate Cover Art! And a FREE offer!

Cursing Fate: The Piero Codex Book One, is now available for pre-order on most major ebook retailers! This is the first book in my urban fantasy thriller series, The Piero Codex. Books two and three will follow quickly in a rapid release schedule, so don’t worry, you won’t have to wait long to read the whole trilogy. I am unspeakably excited that my first book is finally available to the world. In fact, I’m so excited that you can call…

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The Worst Book I Will Ever Write

The Worst Book I Will Ever Write

Something I have been struggling with during the work on my (current) first novel is this: I am very likely producing the worst book I will ever write. Assuming I finish it — which given past history is not a foregone conclusion — suppose I find the whole thing too exhausting to do again? Having written only one, it would, by default, be the worst one (and the best I suppose). If I go on to write the second, I…

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A New Mission for Media

A New Mission for Media

Facilitate the flow of information to the point of its highest value. The media industry at large has lost its path. Most media companies are heavily tilted toward media as entertainment, rather than media as information. As a result, they are engaged in a digital race to the bottom, where falling ad CPM drives them to seek higher page view numbers on thinner margins, focusing on quantity rather than quality, on usage rather than utility. This has left a huge,…

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