New Adventures

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With The Seven Wars  concluded, I am looking forward to focusing on my new project– an adult fantasy series, The Alkesh. I added a new menu tab for the series a while back, which you may have noticed. You will also find the working prologue on the page for the first book. I added some additional illustrations this evening, and plan on being more active with posting updates about my work on this project. I’m very excited about it, and look forward to sharing it with you! The manuscript of the first book, The Rose of Avigdell, is almost done and ready to pass into more »

Some Updates

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Hello everyone! I realize an update here is long overdue, and I apologize. I have some good news, and some bad news. Unfortunately, I think it is all good news for me, and all bad news for you. The good news is that there have been lots of changes in my life in the past few weeks. I have moved into a new house with my best friend, so have been very busy packing and unpacking, and getting everything set up for a new home. Also, I have gotten a new job! I am still working for the library, but more »

On Book Signings

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Not long after I released my first book, I started doing book signings. They are a great way to hawk your new releases, get exposure for yourself, and generate buzz for your work. However, I found there was little information about what to actually expect during them. I found plenty of resources about what to bring to them, how to sit or stand or pitch, but I could not find anything about the real interactions with people I could expect, and being the socially awkward person I am, that was the information I most needed. So having completed (or maybe more »

Book Signings and Other Things

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Hello all, Just a few quick updates: First, if you’re in the Fredericksburg area, I’ll be at Salem Church Library tomorrow (Saturday, Feb. 2nd) from 2 until 5:30. If you can’t make it, you can also find me at Porter library on the 4th from 5:00-8:30, or at England Run on the 15th from 2:00-5:30. Also, I’ve begun work on the cover for book four, The Mirror Of Dùmsaro. Hopefully I will be able to show it to you within a week or two! I also got the manuscript for the book back a few days ago from an editor, more »