The collaborative novel, Army of Brass, was released last Friday. You can read the Launch Announcement here! The Collaborative Writing Challenge (CWC) is a series of novel projects in which a large group of authors contributes to a single novel, with each chapter written by a different writer! I was lucky enough to have two … Continue reading Army of Brass EXCLUSIVE Excerpt!
Steampunk celebrates its 31st birthday on April 27, so join in the festivities with the high-flying adventure, Army of Brass. About Steampunk “Steampunk” began as a literary genre, but has expanded to include fashion, music, art, and live events all over the world. During 2017, in honor of author K.W. Jeter coining the term in … Continue reading Army of Brass Launch Announcement!
Art by Alex Xpike Steampunk Hands Around the World is an annual event hosted by the Airship Ambassador, when steampunk bloggers join together to discuss, well, steampunk. This year's theme is Road Trip, and focuses on the community that is steampunk, and the local and regional groups and events it has inspired. I personally have … Continue reading Steampunk Hands Around the World 2018 – Road Trip
This past November, I technically did not win NaNoWriMo, but in a way, I did. Confused? What I mean is, while I didn't write 50,000 words over the course of November, I did complete my rough draft of my book, Serafima's Stone - Book 2 of the Gaslight Frontier Series! As is my custom, I then … Continue reading My Self-Editing Process
“And now for something completely different…” – John Cleese, Monty Python This series of blog posts is for posts that don’t really match the rest of my blog (i.e. they aren’t related to writing, reading, steampunk, etc) but that I wanted to post anyway. In this post, I'll be discussing my new blog! The new … Continue reading And Now For Something Completely Different…New Blog!
Hey there, long-time no-see! Sorry about that... But, Happy New Year! I hope you all made some good memories in 2017, and have wonderful plans for 2018! It's been an...interesting...year. Let's all work together to make 2018 as awesome as possible! I have a few goals moving into the new year. First of all, I'd … Continue reading Happy New Year!
On this one day, libraries around the world welcome their local indie authors in for a day of education, networking, mingling, writing, open mics, panels and much more! While programs are supported by key Indie Author Day sponsors — all of which are leaders in the publishing industry — each library’s event has a distinctly … Continue reading Tips and Tools to Keep Your Story Organized – My Indie Author Day 2017 Presentation