Review: Rise and Run by R. J. Plant

Rise and Run by R.J. Plant Delightfully engaging and humorous, packed with action… Plant describes the post-apocalyptic world in such vivid detail, you’ll feel like you’re the third consciousness. Rise and Run follows Felix and Conor on their journey to uncovering their past as they struggle within themselves for dominance while simultaneously fighting for their […]

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Kicking Covers

I’ve been on this artistic “purge,” we’ll call it, as of late. I’m finding my hardest work in the past just isn’t up to par with what I envisioned. As my graphic design skills improve, however at a snails pace, I still look behind me and see where I’ve been isn’t as… exciting. 

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Liebster Nomination

Until my good friend, Lenn, got nominated, I had no idea what Liebster 2018 Nomination was. She is an amazing woman, fantastic blogger, and a creative fiction writer whose books I anxiously await publication of. If I were to return the nomination it would be her! She supports others, is always optimistic, and has goats! […]

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Remember Self-care

While the baseline is for my author friends, this applies to everyone. In the realm of work sometimes we forget about ourselves, too consumed with demands of bosses or projects. We must be vigilant in our personal health regimen if we are to remain productive tools of our professions, no matter what they are. We […]

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Wildfire Finally Has a Cover

Wildfire, book 2 in my Embers on Ice series, is in progress. I guess I just can’t stop thinking about Christmas. 🙂 Here’s a hint: As Matt and Orion’s love grows, so does the trouble brewing in their little town. With the summer fire season quickly approaching and Matt headed back to the city on […]

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Cover Circus

Spent many long hours searching for images and finally settled on this for Zedger. She’s done and waiting in the growing lineup for edits. A Scifi/cyberpunk novel, Zedger starts off the Lucid Genesis series following a young female Commander and the army she didn’t know she had under her control. For more info check out […]

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New Cover: Lost Souls

I’ve been on a Shutterstock kick. Thought I’d show you what I did this morning. So many wonderful, talented artists out there… I wish I could create art like you. But, hey, you need customers too! 🙂 Lost Souls is the second book in the Infinite Spark Series, following Stellar Fusion, my first self-published novel. […]

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New Cover: Stellar Improvements & Wrestling Marketing

So like every self-published (author), I have fallen in the hole of dead space after the initial upswing of family orders. It was expected but not any less disheartening. If you’re like me, you’ve probably read several books on increasing royalties via better marketing practices: change the keywords, the cover, the description, advertise on all […]

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5 Things I’ve Learned from Self-Publishing

I never dreamed I’d be a self-made anything… I’ve worked warehouses, maintenance, drove 2-ton rigs and flipped burgers. Yet, here I am, with two self-published books and almost twenty more waiting impatiently. Throughout this self-publishing process, I’ve learned a few key things that I’ll definitely keep in mind the third time around.

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