Monthly Archives: July 2012

How To Kill A Vampire

Over the weekend a friend brought up a fun anecdote.  He told about an author asking his daughter, “How can you kill a vampire?” The daughter responded with what we all know. Stake to the heart, beheading, stick ‘em in … Continue reading

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Book Review: Warbreaker by Brandon Sanderson

  Via Wikipedia:Warbreaker tells the story of two princesses, Vivenna and Siri. Vivenna was contracted through treaty to marry the God-King of rival nation Hallendren. Instead Siri is sent to meet the treaty. Vivenna then follows [her] to Hallendren in … Continue reading

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LibertyCon Wrap Up Part 2

Part 1 is over here.   Brandon Sanderson If you’ve read this blog for any amount of time you may have caught on that I talk about Brandon Sanderson, a lot. The reason for this being is that he offers … Continue reading

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Slip Drive FREE with Coupon Code DX83G

Hey, just wanted to pop in and tell everyone that “Slip Drive” is now FREE on Smashwords. Follow the link to the left and during checkout put in DX83G. I’m also interested in hearing what people think of it. Good or bad, feel free … Continue reading

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LibertyCon Wrap Up Part 1

Life is back to normal. Or, at least as normal as it can be with me in it. Some of you may be aware that I had spent this past weekend at LibertyCon–a SciFi writing convention held in Chattanooga, TN. … Continue reading

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Quick Anncouncement

I’m back from LibertyCon. It was a great experience and I learned a lot more about Self Publishing and met with some very successful authors. There were several highlights, but I’ll leave those for another update. What I wanted to anncounce … Continue reading

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My LibertyCon Schedule

I’m going over the scheduled events for LibertyCon. Once aspect, and something I’ve failed to get across, is that the Con is also geared toward Science and Science-Fiction. So there are panels on straight science fact. Which is rather awesome. I … Continue reading

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LibertyCon

Next weekend I’m packing up with some fellow writers and we’re headed up to LibertyCon.  For those that are not aware, LibertyCon is a Science Fiction convention in Chattanooga, Tennessee. They have a load of writers that appear each year … Continue reading

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Asimov’s Science Fiction

Sent off my short story, “Retire”, to Asimov’s Science Fiction. I had originally written it and submitted the piece to Underwords for their upcoming YA anthology, “Futuredaze.” My rejection letter stated it was well written, but not what they were looking … Continue reading

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Pixar and Relationships

This past Friday, the wife and I went to see Brave. I was apparently able to glean more from the trailer than most people, and actually had a pretty good idea of what the plot twist was going to be. SPOILER … Continue reading

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