I've been having a lot of trouble wrapping my head around how fast things seem to be taking off. I have been stunned by the response the The Wasteland Chronicles has gotten in the past week. I really don't want to say numbers right now, but let's just say I'm getting more downloads a day … Continue reading This Week
Alright, I'm very excited about this cover. Amazing work once again from Luke Atkinson. Alex and friends return to a Wasteland in turmoil. The Raiders are scattered, the Exiles hunted, and the feuding Vegas gangs plot one another's destruction. Makara, head of the New Angels, has the difficult task of convincing disparate groups to work … Continue reading Revelation Cover Reveal!
I hit a major milestone today that I'm surprised I noticed. The Wasteland Chronicles passed 200,000 words. That seems a like a lot of words. But really, it's just a little bit over Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (which, admittedly, is a fairly large book). I finished the first draft of Revelation today … Continue reading 200,000 Words Later…
Hey guys! Letting you all know that Evolution is now out! It can be found on Amazon at this link. I had a lot of fun writing this one. It may be the best one yet. In the back of the book, it even has a glossary that defines many of the terms found within … Continue reading Evolution Released!
It's about that time again, folks! Book 3 of The Wasteland Chronicles, Evolution, is pretty much done, barring a few minor details. Here is the very awesome cover done by the series artist, Luke Atkinson! And yes, those are dragons! Expect the book to drop on 8/8/2013, available on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Apple, and … Continue reading Evolution – Cover Reveal and Release Date!
Just finished the first round of edits for Evolution. After the first draft, the book felt weaker than Book 2, but stronger than Book 1. Now, I think it has a chance of being the best of all.The book had been expanded from 48,000 words to 55,000 words...making it the longest installment of The Wasteland … Continue reading First Round of Edits Done
I haven't had much in the way of news lately, as I've been busy writing and working. But now, I've just finished my third book in The Wasteland Chronicles. This one is titled Evolution.Some fun facts about writing this book:1. This book wasn't supposed to exist to begin with. Now, it kind of does.2. Originally, … Continue reading First Draft of Evolution Done
A couple days earlier than expected, I've released Origins.In this book, the team continues on their mission to discover the origins of the xenovirus, and it has some very surprising twists, especially toward the end.I had a lot of fun writing this book, and am ready to start Book 3 as soon as I know … Continue reading Origins
If I were to tell my full story of life and writing, it would be many thousands of words. If I were to write this fifty years from now, it might be a hefty book (or two). Now, I just want to concentrate on my thoughts of my writing and my life in the past … Continue reading My Writing Story So Far
Now that I've finished the fourth draft of Origins, I am somewhat twiddling my thumbs. The break is good and well-earned, but I find myself wondering about my next thing. There's a fantasy novella I halfway wrote about a year ago that I'd like to revisit. Some ideas have been developing in my head on … Continue reading The Future of the Wasteland