Tag Archives: Short Stories

My First COSine 2020

I finally attended my first-ever COSine convention, January 17 – 19, 2020. I’d been interested in it for many years, but thought it was only for Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror (SF/F/H) types (my work isn’t typically categorized in these genres; I’m more … Continue reading

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COSine 2020

I am attending my first COSine this weekend! Here is a list of the participants and their bios. Here is the schedule. I am moderating one panels and sitting on two others, as well as attending a book signing:   … Continue reading

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Work-in-Progress Update

I’ve essentially met my targeted word count of 80,000 words (79,490) and have created 22 short stories just for this effort, but it’s not quite ready in terms of content. This is all first-draft mode, and I don’t want it … Continue reading

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Book Buzz Promotional Tour Analysis

I’d mentioned in a previous post that I’d signed up for a BookBuzz (BB) promotional tour. I did this in December 2018 and January 2019. It was called the “Book Blitz” promotional tour, and involved BB promoting a book of … Continue reading

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Another New Book…?

I think I’ve begun a new novel. I think. It hadn’t started out that way…but the more I continue working on this particular short story (currently at just over 6,500 words—and nowhere near complete…), the more I feel it’s more … Continue reading

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New Do The Dead Dream? Review!

I have a brand new customer review from Amazon.com, for Do The Dead Dream?! Writing reviews is so important, especially for non-traditional authors. We have such little visibility out there, there are so many of us, and writing these things … Continue reading

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Do The Dead Dream? Review–By The Editor

Below is the heartfelt review of my editor on Do The Dead Dream?, Joyce Combs. It was so kind of her to do this, and she did it in the comments section of Marc Schuster’s Small Press Reviews review. I … Continue reading

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Do The Dead Dream? is now an eBook!

Hot off the presses: my anthology is now available as an eBook! Click here to access it on Amazon! Thanks for your support!

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Do The Dead Dream? 2017 Best Book Award Winner for Fiction: Short Story!

My anthology won a 2017 Best Book Award! I’ve never won ANY literary contest in my entire life! Here’s the link: http://www.americanbookfest.com/generalfiction/shortstory.html And here’s the Press Release link: http://www.americanbookfest.com/2017bbapressrelease.html Of course I need to thank Joyce Combs, my editor, for her … Continue reading

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Do The Dead Dream? Now Available!

Well, after nearly 40 years, I have finally released my first anthology! And I received the review copy last week—and it’s, well, somewhat mind-blowing holding the 500-page book in my hands! These stories are a mixture of fantasy, horror, paranormal, … Continue reading

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