Category: The Anointed

My Big Scrivener Fail (And How to Avoid it!)

Scrivener is a writer’s best friend. It’s an app that’s sorta like Microsoft Word, but tons better. Scrivener made it specifically for authors, and it has so much more functionality and usefulness than Word that it’s hard to compare the two programs. I’ve written my last three novels using...

A New Look for a New Year

Welcome to my new look! It seemed appropriate that as we move into 2019, I update the look and feel of the website. I liked the old site, but this one will work better for me, I think. More functions are automated, saving me a lot of time. And...

Links for the Self-Published Fantasy Blog-Off

In my previous entry, I mentioned how stoked I was to be named a finalist in the Self-Published Fantasy Blog-Off. Well, I’m still stoked! One reason is because “The Anointed,” my book, is in competition with so many other great fantasy novels. Today, I wanted to include some links...

The End Has Come

It’s always exciting when a writer can type these last two words of a manuscript. That happened for me yesterday. I started writing the sequel to “99 Days” and “The Blood King” in November 2016. Since then I’ve plugged away more or less steadily, writing at least 4-5 days...

Passing ’99 Days’

It happened this morning, while I was plugging away at my latest fantasy novel. I crossed over the 109,000-word mark. That makes “The Anointed,” my sequel to “99 Days,” my biggest book ever. And I’m not near done yet. I’m now thinking this book may end up with another...