Tag Archive | Short Stories

The Silver Shores

The Silver Shores

I have recently released second volume in The Amulet Saga. Previously titled “The Traveler,” Book Two, The Defector, is available for sale here! In the grand tradition I started when I released “The Heir,” then continued with “The Defector,” I am now beginning work on the next book in the series and will be posting […]

The Title Goes to…

The Title Goes to…

We have an active Realm Makers alumni group on Facebook and one thread centered around titles. Titles are a big deal to me and one of my favorite parts of writing. I love doing the title thing and I’ve taken several approaches. I’m going to use this topic as a shameless plug for my latest short story. It’s part […]

The Third Son

The Third Son

The Amulet Saga, Volume Two: The Traveler Others in the series: Escape Bandit Trader The Third Son Tristyn winced at the sound of a shriek echoing down the hallway. A moment later, a herd of his little brothers thundered around the corner, racing toward the courtyard. Tristyn pressed against the wall and waited for them […]

Trader

Trader

The Amulet Saga, Volume Two: The Defector Others in the series: Escape Bandit Trader “Those are Legerdemain amethysts,” Jyn said, holding one of the gems up to the light. The trader ran a greasy hand through thin, stringy, black hair. “That they are, Madam. The finest in the world. They say that when the last […]

Writing Shorts

Writing Shorts

As you know if you’ve been following me for awhile, I’m pretty into short fiction. My short story collection, The Heir, is coming out soon (stay tuned!), I’ve done quite a number of short stories on this blog, and of course I’ve done plenty of them via Splickety/Havok. I really like writing it. I like […]

Hybrid Authors

Hybrid Authors

When you’re a writer, at some point you have to face the decision about whether to self-publish or pursue traditional publishing. There are pros and cons to both routes, so it really depends on both the author and the book itself what the best option is. For some, that may be an easy decision. For […]

On the Feast of Stephen

On the Feast of Stephen

Good King Wenceslas looked out, on the Feast of Stephen, When the snow lay round about, deep and crisp and even Most of us in the Protestant tradition have long ignored Saint Stephen’s feast day. It’s today, December 26. We do remember Stephen himself, of course. He’s first mentioned in Acts 6:5, when he is […]