The Secret Handshake to Publishing Success

The Secret Handshake to Publishing Success

This morning I read another story about the ten keys to success as an indie writer. I read articles about the essential things a writer must do to get an agent. I read articles on how to succeed as an author. Reading those is part of the job. They are all well...

FREE Bundle today only

FREE today only: 2 books in one. Special Ops 2. This is The Jefferson Allegiance and Chasing the Ghost in one bundle. Today, 12 May only. Also, I have a limited number of free Audible download codes for the first Area 51 book. If interested, email me at...
Conflict is the Fuel of your Story

Conflict is the Fuel of your Story

A novel is a character trying to resolve a problem. The very nature of a problem means there is conflict. Unlike real life where most of us try to avoid conflict, in our writing we must dive into it. When I run a weekend workshop, I start out getting everyone to write...
Looking People in the Eye and Autism

Looking People in the Eye and Autism

When I lived on Hilton Head Island, I’d occasionally drive to the outdoor grill in Harbor Town with Rex, our rescue dog. I’d sit and someone would quickly come over. With water for Rex. They’d fawn over him, say what a cute dog he was and walk away; without taking my...