First place! Gumdrops

I am excited to announce that I have won first place in the 2018 Texas Authors Short Story Contest in the Science Fiction category with my short story, Gumdrops. What does that mean exactly? Other than winning first place — which is always awesome — it also means that my story will be published in Short Stories by Texas Authors Vol 4! So, not only will you get my short story by purchasing the book, but you’ll also get a number of other awesome short stories by Texas authors. The book is slated to come out October 15, and can be…
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Let’s get right to it — I found a publisher! I’m thrilled to announce that I have signed up with Evolved Publishing for The Beast of Rose Valley, as well as future books in what is now called the Lorestalker series. It’s been a long journey, but I’ve found the perfect partner with Evolved. They boast a quality catalog, as well as amazing authors, editors, and artists. Their books have won many an award, and consistently receive great reviews. I only hope I can live up to the legacy!

Traction Maybe...

My goal is to update this blog at least every month. It looks like I’ve failed. Then again, blogging isn’t where my writing focus should be anyway, right? I know the drought can be painstaking for all 5 of my fans, but I promise I’m still here, working away! With travel and other distractions, I’ve taken a bit of  hiatus from working on The Great Republic. Instead, I’ve been polishing up The Beast of Rose Valley some more for another round of queries, hybrid publishing submissions, and soon — my first Writers’ Conference.