Three Dark Fantasy Epics…in One

Deep readers, consumers of dark fantasy, lovers of epic tales… My massive trilogy, Tyrants of the Dead, is now available as a three-book Kindle set. * The Tyrants series contains three epic stories. Each can be read on its own or as part of a larger, darker adventure. * Of course,… Continue reading

Making Fun of Everything I’ve Ever Done

A few weeks ago I got super sarcastic with my list of alternative movie blurbs. Now that I’ve made fun of everyone else’s artistic work, it’s time I turn the cannon on myself. Here’s everything I’ve ever written, but with smartass descriptions. Have fun… Hollow Empire – Night of Knives – Five homeless people with crappy… Continue reading

Dark Moon Daughter – Darker Little Damsel

Dark Moon Daughter On the heels of shadowy epic Down the Dark Path… * Andelusia knows she is not like other girls. More than ever, the night calls to her, the stars grant her serenity, and the shadows of black magic pool within her blood. In the dark spaces between her dreams, she… Continue reading

Breaking Dark Fantasy – The Tyrants of the Dead fantasy Trilogy

Many years have passed… And many books have I written… And yet none are as sacred as these first three…   * It’s dark now. It’s raining in cold sheets. Thunder shakes the earth. Lightning tears away the night, at least for a half-breath. It was on one such night, long ago, I… Continue reading

Down the Dark Path – Mini Novella Editions

Not too terribly long ago, I realized that asking my first-time readers to bite into a massive, 300k word, 800-page + epic would be a challenge. I mean…the softcover edition is three inches thick and weighs two lbs. Some people like that kind of thing. But for everyone else, I’ve got a surprise: Down the… Continue reading

A Book to Kill Your Kindle

This week only. Down the Dark Path Mega-discounted for Kindles underworld-wide. When Andelusia Anderae leaves home in search of a better life, she plunges into the world-ending war between Graehelm and Furyon. The deeper she falls, the more she senses the dark powers rising within her, and the more she realizes… Continue reading

Ten Villains Worth Worshipping

  “It’s simple. To achieve perfection, abandon morality. I’ve been doing it for decades.” – Archmyr Degiliac, Pale Knight of Thillria   It’s no secret: I love, love, love the bad guys. I love to read about them, write them, watch them, and (gasp) root for them. I’m the kid who got… Continue reading

The Study of Darkness

A few weeks ago, I received an encouraging reception for my latest painting, ‘The Emperor’s Vision.‘ Which made me want to share how this dark canvas came to life. When I started working on this one at summer’s beginning, I knew I wanted to paint another companion piece to my fantasy series, Down the Dark Path…. Continue reading

Something for the day to die upon…

 The return of darkness is a planned event, a spoke in the universal clock waiting to be ticked…    At the world’s edge, Andelusia awakens to the terrible realization that all her dreams have come to nothing. No matter that her father, the warlock, has fallen into exile. No matter… Continue reading

History of the Ur

For those involved in the Tyrants of the Dead series (and those who will be) I present to you: The History of the Ur. Every villain needs an origin story. Every monster needs a little light shined in its direction, so as to cast a darker shadow. The Ur are no… Continue reading

Ten Real-Life Settings For the Tyrants of the Dead Movies

As I sit in the dark and daydream terrible things, my mind wanders to the far-off hope of finishing the screenplay for the Tyrants of the Dead series. It’s ever in my thoughts. It’s not quite a realistic goal, but it’s more than just a dream. Previously, I imagined the cast here and here. But… Continue reading