New Launch Date

As you may have noticed, (because I’m sure you all look at my website as obsessively as I do) the book launch timer for A Venom Vice has increased significantly. You may have also noticed that this is indeed the second time the timer has changed. Well, through a...

My Top Three All-Time Favorite Hooks

1. “Marley was dead: to begin with.  There is no doubt whatever about that.  The register of his burial was signed by the clergyman, the clerk, the undertaker, and the chief mourner.  Scrooge signed it: and Scrooge’s name was good upon ‘Change, for...

My Open Love Letter to Fantasy

Back when I was in college, none of my writing professors would allow works of fantasy to be submitted for short story assignments. My Advanced Fiction Writing professor even went so far as to claim that the only way he’d managed to force his way through the one...