Tag Archives: Writing

Preliminary Cover Art for The Blood Sigil

Thanks to the efforts of an amazing artist, Eli Neugeboren, the same talented person who did the artwork and maps for The Fifth Vertex, I now have some preliminary cover art to show you for the second book in The Sigilord Chronicles – The Blood Sigil. Check it out! Delicious Facebook Stumble This Post

Are Your Characters People or Placeholders?

I decided to write this blog post over on Medium. Click here to go read it! Delicious Facebook Stumble This Post

Success Baffles Me

I have always been my own worst critic. I grew up with self-esteem issues and a defense mechanism I learned at an early age was to always say worse things about myself than anyone else could. That way, other people’s opinions of me or my work wouldn’t hurt so much. Yes, it’s a terrible way […]

The Feels!

The other day one of my readers, upon reaching the end of the book, exclaimed, “The feeellllsss!!!” If you’re not familiar with that particular meme, click here. To summarize, “the feels!” is what someone shouts when they’ve just been emotionally affected (strongly) by something done to them, something someone said, or, in this case, something […]

Prepping The Fifth Vertex for Paperback

Independent authors have to do and learn and worry about things that authors with publisher backing can safely let slide. This isn’t an insult or a slight against traditionally published authors. Believe me, if I could go it the “easy route” and have a publisher worry about all these things, I would have. But part […]