Hi there! It’s been a chaotic and frightening time lately, and I’d like to hopefully distract you from that chaos, maybe give you something to look forward to. Beautiful War Book II: The Ruin is finished–long since finished, actually–and I’ve been talking with my editor and the rest of my team to get it published. … More A Few Project Updates
After years of writing and editing, I’m happy to announce the release of Beautiful War II: The Ruin! This is a direct sequel to The Waste, beginning two years after the end of that story and featuring characters both old and new. Here’s the synopsis: In the aftermath of the Golden War, survivors are struggling … More Upcoming Release: Beautiful War Book II, The Ruin
Spitfire is complete, and I really enjoyed working on it! The novel’s chapters will stay up and be freely accessible for the foreseeable future. If you enjoy the novel, or you know someone who might, I’d truly appreciate you recommending it to others. With that project out of the way, though, things are going to … More What’s Next?
Ablaze ~ I was getting sick of the body armor; it reminded me too much of Navy fatigues, though it also gave me the same sense of power. I felt even more powerful surrounded by big guys I knew, dressed just like me, ready to kick ass together. One last time, I told myself. And … More Spitfire Chapter 20
I’ve meant to do this for a while, but here they are. The maps are on their own page under the heading Beautiful War, which you’ll see on the site’s header. And here’s a link, in case you hate that little bar chasing your progress through the website and want to find my new … More Introducing some maps!
See what I did there? Designing the cover of The Waste was one of the most fun parts of its creation for several reasons. 1) Unlike the book itself, the cover only took a few weeks, as opposed to a fourth of my adult life so far. 2) It was the first time I got … More Covering Beautiful War: The Waste’s cover
It’s finally happening. After a few years of feverish brainstorming, followed by a few years of stale procrastination followed by actual hard work, and then another few years that wouldn’t just get on with it, my first novel is ready to publish. It’s called The Waste, the first of the Beautiful War series. I’ll put … More Upcoming Release: Beautiful War Book I, The Waste