Project Previews for 2015

Indie Authors: Why You Should be BloggingI have a lot planned for 2015, how about you? Key highlights include (hopefully) moving out of the state, expanding my freelance business, reading books as actively as I did before college, and of course publishing some more fantasy stories.  Continue reading

‘The Sight of Blood’ Pre-Order!

Announcing the release of the first of what I hope to be several short companion stories to the Children of Fire series – The Sight of Blood: Rhen’s Story. This story will be available on kindle on November 15th, but you can pre-order your copy today!

A stand-alone companion to the Children of Fire series.

A stand-alone companion to the Children of Fire series.

Cover Art Rework, Part II

Proof copies are on their way. I’ve reworked covers for Children of Fire and Beginning Stones, which has been a lot of fun and good practice. I’m really looking forward to having them all with a matte finish cover.

Beginning Stones

For Beginning Stones, the title font was always an issue for me. I’m still not sure if I’m happy with it. I also wanted to make sure that the background really showed up. CreateSpace tends to print things a little on the dark side, but I wanted the detail of the stone floor to be more visible.

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I also added text to the spine, which will hopefully be centered. We’ll see!

Thoughts for this one?

Cover Reveal: Eye of the Void

Cover creation has been one of those parts of indie authorship that has become a huge learning process for me. I knew from the start that I wanted to make my own, so that this project of mine would be exactly that – mine. I have a love-hate relationship with my first couple of covers, and will probably go back and update them sometime soon.

This is by far my favorite so far. I hope it prints well.

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