IF NOT WORDS

    I started writing over a decade ago. Just started this blog one day and started writing. No game plan other than to write. I was tired of trying to drown my thoughts out with music. Tired of trying to explain how torturous my thoughts were to those close to me. Tired of feeling…

CAST OUT – SINGULARITY COVER REVEAL

I’m the type of person who will purposely walk down a dark hallway at night. Turning off into dark alleyways to watch the shadows dance on brick walls and craving the way an unexpected sound makes my heart race with the speed of adrenaline. I am sort of obsessed with stories filled with supernatural ghosts, demons,…

HAPPY ENDING E-BOOK

I am really lucky to have gotten the chance to design another book cover for Helena Hann-Basquiat. The ideas for this cover had sat in my head for weeks and I am really glad one of the pictures came out the way she liked. Please visit Helena’s site and go purchase her story at Amazon!…

HOW I SELF PUBLISHED

DAILY PROMPT: RIGHT TO BRAG Ok I have been promising a post about how to self publish.  I am terrible at writing instructions and I suspect it is because I rarely read instructions.  There are many different ways to self publish but I am going to summarize what I did and what I learned.  Check…

HEMINGWAY’S POISON by Hughie Gibson

I recently read the poetry collection by Hughie Gibson.  Of all the poetry collections I have read I truly connected to the poems in this book, Hemingway’s Poison.  Every emotion is laid out in beautifully poetic verse and just waiting to give you a front row seat to his life.  I felt reborn inside each…

DEPRESSION’S DANCE by HASTYWORDS

My latest book just went live on Amazon and it is slightly different from the last one.  In this book, besides the pictures and the poetry, I added voices.  It is hard to portray depression’s control over a person through mere poetry so I included conversations I had with depression.  Depression has a voice and…

FREE – I NEED COMPLAINTS

Well more like advice.  But seriously the complaints can be the most useful.  I need to know what is good and what is bad about my first attempt at publishing.  I have two books nearly ready to publish but I would love to know what you think before I hit the point of no return.…