Looking for something spooky to get you in that Halloweeny mood? Appropriately enough, my third Monstertown Mystery, INVASION OF THE SCORP-LIONS, will be coming out on the eerie day itself.
Here’s an advance peek at the cover. In this tale, strange sounds and smells arise through the heating vents, and kids at school begin Continue reading
I do love me some spooky stories. That’s why I’m so pleased to announce the publication of my newest and spookiest, The Curse of the Were-Hyena. From the full moon of August to the full moon of September (the 16th), it’s the Full Moon of the Were-Hyena.
During this time, a number of Continue reading
For an author, having a new book come out is almost like having a baby. (But without all the crying and messy stuff. Usually.) I’m pleased to say I’ve got a new book being published right after the Fourth of July, and I couldn’t be prouder than a new papa.
The newest addition is a humorous horror story called The Curse of the Were-hyena, and it’s the first book in my new Monstertown Mysteries series. Continue reading
1. You aren’t making it disappear forever
Create a “cut file” for everything you remove from your work-in-progress, knowing you can use it in a) another book b) a short story c) the same book, should it prove relevant later on.
2. Serve that plot/kill those darlings
Remember, we’re all storytellers, thus the Continue reading
Dear Writer Guy,
I’ve been thinking for a long time now about writing a book…. Please give me directions on how to set about writing the book?