Tag Archives: series

Cover Reveal for War of Nytefall: Lost

Here it is!  The final cover, which is so cool that I couldn’t wait until September 7th to show it.  Alison did an amazing job with a few fun details that bring it all together.  I’m also going to make … Continue reading

Posted in War of Nytefall | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 30 Comments

The Evolution of Clyde

One of the greatest challenges in War of Nytefall is going to be having Clyde grow throughout the series.  He’s already a physical powerhouse and has an intimidating reputation.  There’s very little that will change there because any stronger and it would … Continue reading

Posted in War of Nytefall | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

So, You Want to Write a Sequel?

It’s inevitable sometimes.  No, not a reboot.  I’m not talking about a remake either.  This is about the good old sequel.  A story that doesn’t completely finish in one shot needs closure or maybe people are still clamoring for more, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 30 Comments

Chapter Title Bonanza! Bedlam & Ichabod!

This is going to be a few testing spots.  Next summer I will hopefully be publishing the 3rd installment of the Bedlam series.  Feel free to check out Crossing Bedlam and Chasing Bedlam since each one is 99 cents.  The chapter titles … Continue reading

Posted in Character & Book Themes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

7 Potentially Useful Tips for Spin-Offs: I Make No Promises

Even though we see so many, the spin-off is not something that should be entered into lightly.  There’s more than one story on the line and an author can break an entire world apart with a bad sequel.  So, here … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 18 Comments

So, I’m Going to Write a Spin-Off

(I wrote this without remembering that I’d talked about this story over the years.  Keeping the hero a secret was already a lost cause.  I could rewrite the post, but I’m finding it kind of funny that I totally forgot … Continue reading

Posted in Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

7 Tips to Writing Prequels and Not Hurting the Originals

As I said, prequels are a risky endeavor because you can easily slip up and make a mess of both series.  Continuity becomes very fragile since you’re basically traveling back in time and we all know how often that turns … Continue reading

Posted in Thoughts | Tagged , , , , , , , | 31 Comments