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Hollow Empire – A Post-Apocalyptic Fantasy Series

March 18, 2019 | Books! | Permalink

Eight episodes of rich, dark fiction… Hollow Empire * In the aftermath of a horrific plague, the nation of Vhur teeters on utter annihilation. Its cities lie in ruin. Its king hides in his tower. Its people rot in their graves. Surrounded by death and suffering, four survivors struggle to live their separate lives. But the […]

Lords of the Black Sands – The Apocalypse is Now!

March 11, 2019 | Books! | Permalink

For centuries, Galen has fled from the Pharaoh and his immortal servant, the Nemesis. Not any more. Across the desolate wasteland of the ruined Kingdom of Earth, Galen marches toward his only chance at freedom. Only he can live forever. Only he can defeat the Lords of the Black Sands.  

Tyrants of the Dead – The Complete Collection

March 6, 2019 | Art!, Books!, Fantasy | Permalink

In a far and ancient land, Emperor Chakran dreams of conquest. His desire to resurrect the evil, world-ending Ur casts a dark shadow across an unsuspecting world. But as his army butchers its way across the realm, leaving only a vast, storm-riddled graveyard in its wake, a small band of warriors rises up to oppose […]

New Cover Art – Lys & the Heart Stopper

January 16, 2019 | Art!, Books! | Permalink

Imprisoned as a little girl, Lys awakens in the world’s lowest prison. She’s to become a concubine to a faceless noble in a land far from her native home. But when fate intervenes, she seizes her only chance at freedom. To save her long lost caretaker, she means to cross the wasteland of Vhur, in […]

Bite-Sized Books for the World’s Coffee Table

January 14, 2019 | Books!, Coffee Table Philosophy | Permalink

IT’S NOT JUST ABOUT THE QUESTIONS ANYMORE. IT’S ABOUT HOW DEEP YOU’RE WILLING TO GO. THE COFFEE TABLE PHILOSOPHY SERIES IS 15 BOOKS (AND COUNTING.) EACH BOOK INCLUDES AT LEAST 101 QUESTIONS AND SITUATIONS THAT WILL CHALLENGE YOUR MORALS, ETHICS, AND HUMANITY. TOPICS INCLUDE FRIENDSHIP, DATING, SINGLE PARENTING, HARD PHILOSOPHY, SOFT PHILOSOPHY, LOVE, POLITICS, SCIENCE, […]

Sharp New Cover Art – 101 Questions for Midnight

January 11, 2019 | Art!, Books! | Permalink

101 Questions for Midnight is the final entry in the Coffee Table Philosophy series. It’s for those who favor their questions sharp and serious. Each page contains one question about Life vs Death, Good vs Evil, Morality, Sex, and much, much more. So turn down the lights, pour yourself a drink, and settle down into […]

The Little Book of BIG Questions

January 5, 2019 | Books!, Philosophy | Permalink

Six Deadly Sins  The 7 Deadly Sins are: Envy Greed Sloth Lust Gluttony Pride Wrath If you could destroy one of these forever, as in remove it from the consciousness of every human being for all time, which sin would you choose? * 180 Degrees  Suppose a man dedicated the first twenty years of his […]

Hollow Empire – Paperback Edition Now Available!

December 31, 2018 | Books!, Hollow Empire, Links! | Permalink

In the aftermath of a horrific plague, the nation of Vhur teeters on utter annihilation. Its cities lie in ruin. Its king hides in his tower. Its people rot in their graves. Surrounded by death and suffering, four survivors struggle to live their separate lives. But the lords of Vhur have different plans in mind […]

Eaters of the Light – Arrived

December 20, 2018 | Books!, Sci Fi | Permalink

The stars will fall, one after another. Their last light will be an echo of everything that could have been… …but now fades out of reach… The Eaters of the Light All three books are now available here. A fun glossary for the Eaters of the Light series is here.

Dark New Cover Art – Tyrants of the Dead Series

November 8, 2018 | Art!, Books! | Permalink

The massive epic Down the Dark Path (Book One in the Tyrants of the Dead series) is now available as four mini-novellas. At 200 pages each, these new editions are lighter and easier to consume than the original epic. Plus they ship with sexy matte black covers, featuring all new art. Now it’s easier than ever to start your journey Down the […]

Createspace is moving to KDP…right now!

September 15, 2018 | Books! | Permalink

After a long, long wait, the merger of Createspace and Amazon’s KDP softcover printing service is at hand. It affected me greatly, moving more than 40 titles during the transfer. But… I’m pleased to say the transition was smooth, efficient, and resulted in none of the disaster scenarios I feared. Yes, the switch-over is mandatory. […]