Tag Archives: Art

Denver Comic Con 2016

This past weekend I attended my first ever Denver Comic Con (DCC), and I did so as a panelist on two panels. I had a blast! Parking DCC was held in the Denver Convention Center, in downtown Denver. The parking … Continue reading

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Kirschner Cover Art: Grace, By Howard Owen

Together with Lon Kirschner—who did my cover art for ERO and Voice—I’m launching a new series of posts that will discuss Lon’s cover art. I first ran into his efforts with The Grievers, a novel by Marc Schuster. Marc’s cover … Continue reading

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What Kind of Writer are You?

A couple of years ago I read a post from a well-known writer about the “two kinds” of writers that supposedly exist…and I couldn’t believe my eyes. What perhaps bothered me the most about the post was the OCD-like rehashing … Continue reading

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Tail Wagging the Dog?

It’s really bugged me, this thing that goes: “write what readers want to read.” It’s also really bugged me this thing agents and editors say: “can you make this into a series?” You see, as an artist, I take a … Continue reading

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Ooooh, No You Didn’t Just Go There—A Reply To Comment

I had a question to my post on a PPW post, but my response is too large for the Reply section, and I’m not going to whittle it away, so I’m posting it here. I apologize in advance if doing … Continue reading

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Ooooh, No You Didn’t Just Go There….

Okay, I have to admit, I kinda got pissed when I read a blog post about marketing your work, and, yes, I did kinda take it personal, because it continues to perpetuate a train of thought, a mindset that so … Continue reading

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Cover Artist Lon Kirschner Interview

I love this guy’s work. I “met” Lon Kirschner through author Marc Schuster, who had just published his novel, The Grievers. In my review of The Grievers, I had said, first line out of the gate,  “He had me at … Continue reading

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