Plans For 2021: Ramping it up to Eleven

It’s a new year, which means it’s time to lay out my (writing) plans for this year. A lot of preparation was done last year so I can make this one my best yet. So, let’s get started! Year of the Isekai Light Unto Another World: You’ve heard me talk about this exciting new series,Continue reading “Plans For 2021: Ramping it up to Eleven”

A Day Long Awaited

It’s finally time. Over a decade & a half since the story that would become the Galaxy Ascendant series materialized in my mind, and about 3 and a half years since the release of the first book in the series, the 7th and final book is out! I’ve already talked a bit about how itContinue reading “A Day Long Awaited”

SFWA Doubles Down

To the surprise of exactly no one, SFWA (an organization which supports a terrorist organization–you can read more about that here), SFWA is doubling down on its recist policy that gives black authors–and only black authors–free registration to its convention and waiving their membership fees. They first announced this back in June. The Board ofContinue reading “SFWA Doubles Down”

How to Get Work Done–Even in “Challenging” Times

Unless you’ve been living under a very large rock, or literally out in space, you’re aware that it’s been a rather… interest year, between the pandemic, the current riots, and other things. Now, while there have certainly been some inconveniences for me over these past several months, it’s been a super productive year, writing-wise. AContinue reading “How to Get Work Done–Even in “Challenging” Times”

The Left’s War on Right-Wing Indie Creators Escalates… Again

Well, it’s happened once again. A right-wing author deplatformed due to the actions of the Left, in a clear attempt to hurt his career. This isn’t the first such occurrence for Jon Del Arroz, the #1 bestselling leading Hispanic voice in science fiction, but it deserves no less attention. (Full disclosure, I am friends withContinue reading “The Left’s War on Right-Wing Indie Creators Escalates… Again”

Galaxy Ascendant 5 Is Here!

If it feels like we were here only a month ago, that’s because we were! Exactly one month ago, Galaxy Ascendant book 4, A Fiery Reckoning I: Ascendancy’s Rise, was released, and now, we celebrate the release of book 5 in the Galaxy Ascendant series, A Fiery Reckoning II: Empire’s Fall. Without spoiling things, theContinue reading “Galaxy Ascendant 5 Is Here!”

Galaxy Ascendant 4 Is Here!

It’s that time again! I’m proud to announce the official release of book 4 in the Galaxy Ascendant series, A Fiery Reckoning Part 1: Ascendancy’s Rise. Without getting into spoilers, the book picks up soon after the momentous events at the end of book 3, A Shifting Alliance, as the war took a drastic turn,Continue reading “Galaxy Ascendant 4 Is Here!”

An Amazon Escalation

Well it’s happened. As I worried, back when Amazon rejected my ad campaign for A Shifting Alliance because “guns bad,” that this was just a precursor to Amazon banning books outright, so we’ve seen now. Yesterday, Jon Del Arroz’s upcoming book Glorified, and Delcan Finn’s Deus Vult, both of which were up for pre-order (andContinue reading “An Amazon Escalation”

A Fiery Reckoning Indiegogo Post-Op Thoughts

With the conclusion of my second crowdfunding campaign, it’s time for some quick evaluation of lessons learned. Learning from everything, successes and failures, is how one gets better at anything, after all. So, let’s look at what went right with the A Fiery Reckoning campaign first. Most obvious positives are the fact that I endedContinue reading “A Fiery Reckoning Indiegogo Post-Op Thoughts”

Cover Reveal: Galaxy Ascendant 4: A Fiery Reckoning (Part 1)

It’s time once again for one of the most exciting parts of getting a book ready for publication: The cover reveal! Now, as the title of this post makes clear, the cover reveal today is for book 4 in the Galaxy Ascendant series, A Fiery Reckoning Part 1: Ascendancy’s Rise As I’m sure you’ve noticed, this is somethingContinue reading “Cover Reveal: Galaxy Ascendant 4: A Fiery Reckoning (Part 1)”