“Midnight Hour” is one of the many stories I wrote during Story-a-Day May 2012. I was delighted when Insatiable accepted my submission of this story and still am. Working with the folks over at White Cat Publications has been excellent and I definitely recommend their many publications to any writers looking for a home for… Continue reading “Midnight Hour” Published in Insatiable
C. Bryan Brown’s Necromancer started with a bang and never slowed down. The steady rise of tension was masterfully orchestrated to keep me flipping pages long past when I meant to put the book down. This is a gritty crime novel that will ease you into the supernatural realm with cleverly planted hints along the… Continue reading Book Review: Necromancer by C. Bryan Brown
So you’ve done all the hard work, hours sunk into writing, editing, selecting a market, formatting and finally — finally, you clicked send. Hopefully, you recorded this submission on Duotrope. And then all you can do is sit back and wait. Or, start the process all over again on another story, which is actually a… Continue reading The Road: Mile 5 – Dealing with the Response
Today, The Other Herald released their 53rd issue, containing my flash fiction piece, “Not Enough Time”. This story was one I wrote during my first Story-a-Day May tour in 2011. I wrote this dark little number based on the prompt – “They said it couldn’t be done.” The Other Herald is a nifty little print publication… Continue reading “Not Enough Time” Published in The Other Herald (Issue #53)
Slightly delayed, but here I am as promised to tell you about my adventures at Context 25. For those of you who are unfamiliar with Context — it is a speculative fiction convention held in Columbus, OH. I had never been to a convention before this one. If you’ve read my blog long, you may… Continue reading Adventures at Context 25
We’re almost to the end of the Road to Publication. But not quite there. Since no questions cropped up after the last “selecting a market” post, I decided to move on to formatting and submitting. This part, in my opinion, is among the easiest of miles. To do this right, you really just need to… Continue reading The Road: Mile 4 – Format and Submit!