It's time for a brief update on where I’m at and what’s coming soon… err, soonish.
In the Shadow of Extinction
I'm gonna let you in on something I have learned: it’s easy to write an epic. No, really, it is. You put down one word after the other and keep doing that for about twice as long as you normally would. Easy, as long as you have passion for the project (I do) and stamina to see it through (I did). So yeah, it’s easy to write a big book. But it is HELL to edit one. Once upon a time I wanted to see this thing available for readers in 2015 but um, that didn’t happen. Here’s the good news: I’m working on the absolutely-final-I-mean-it-this-time draft of the novel and it’s coming along well. My aim is to get it to you sometime in Q1 2018. May? I don't know. Soon. So, I’m sorry about the delays, but it’s absolutely on its way. More updates when I have 'em.
The End of the World and Some Other Things Book 3: Behold Star Wormwood
I am always thinking about my dark fantasy world which started with Death’s Good Intentions. Decarr and April are never far from my thoughts. I want to see a third book, presently titled Behold Star Wormwood, become a reality. But after the disappointing sales of Book 2, The Greater Evil, the third novel is in limbo. I want to write it – hell, I’m already 200 pages into the WIP manuscript – but sales do not seem to dictate a demand for it. Should this change, it would be the first book I jump on to see to completion. Until then, sorry to say but it’s on the backburner.
Other Works in Progress
(These are in various stages of development. Some have finished drafts, others are still pups.)
Novels and novellas:
So yeah, that’s where I’m at. ALL OVER THE PLACE. But there’s some stuff I’m pretty psyched about here. In the Shadow of Extinction is my primary focus today and should be coming out soon. After than, who knows what’s next? If there is one project that strikes your fancy more than any other, give me a word! I’d love to hear what the readers want and would definitely consider focusing more on one project than another if you know what it is you want.
Until next time.
Writer of horror, science fiction, and dark fantasy. Lover of books and film. Lifelong Godzilla fan. Reluctant blogger.
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