New book by Rori Shay: SUSPECTED

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Suspected (The Elected series #2) By Rori Shay East Country upheld the laws. Mid destroyed them. In the year 2185 Earth is rebuilding after a global eco-crisis. Countries maintain complete isolation so there is no warfare over scarce… Read More

Sales, and coupons, and freebies, OH MY!


Let’s start out with the title that hits all 3 categories: War of the Seasons, book 1: The Human, is on sale, has a coupon associated with it, and has a couple places you can get it for free… Read More

I really wanted to like Godzilla.


Really, I did. I mean, given that I’ve never seen any Godzilla film before (not even the 90s atrocity), and all I had to relate to was Pacific Rim and Cloverfield I thought the chances were good, if this was like what… Read More

Guest blog post: Aaron Allston, the importance of peer review

  Back in 1998 I first read a book titled Star Wars, X-Wing: Wraith Squadron by a – new to me – author named Aaron Allston. Not only did I devour the book (figuratively), but I absolutely loved it… Read More

“OUCH! That hurt…” Bad & less than stellar reviews

Well, it happened. I received my first “negative review.” Someone didn’t like my book! (And no, I’m not going to link to the review because I don’t need people to start a flame war there. People are entitled… Read More

BaltiCon wrap up & a preview of the Half-Blood is available

Whew, has it already been over a week since BaltiCon? I suppose it has! I would ask where the time goes, but I know where it does: my family, the Marine Corps, and all the million other little… Read More

Reviews are love

Even bad ones, because that means people are reading my book. Though, the worst review I’ve seen thus far was 3 our of 5 stars for The Human, and their chief complaint was that Story acted like a… Read More