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This is why words matter

You need to choose your words carefully. This is an actual headline on Bloomberg News. Strangely, the URL has a different–and less confusing–headline. Words matter. North Koreans Walk Across Frozen River to Kill Chinese for Food

Short stories for you

I’m currently editing and rewriting some of my short stories to put up on the blog for free. They’re in PDF format, so pretty much everyone except for that lone holdover with the ancient browser that can’t read PDFs will be able to read them online. I trust that none of my readers are that person. The first story, Rainbow’s End, is here. I’ll add more as I get to them. One of the stories, “Through A Dragon’s Eye,” is […]

A happy new year to you all

2014 ended nicely for me. My free promotion of Darkness Rising on Amazon got over 2,000 downloads. Readers are already adding their reviews and buying book two. It’s a lovely way to end one year and begin another. An emailing service called BookSCREAM (@BookSCREAM) picked up the promotion, and I’m guessing about three quarters of my downloads were due to that. So thanks, BookSCREAM, and my fellow authors, keep an eye out for them. They’re an up-and-comer worth watching. Happy […]

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Book three news

Book three is coming along nicely. Expect it out sometime in 2015.