Rejected Book Covers for the Dark and Otherworldly Omnibus

Last week I posted the cover reveal for the Dark and Otherworldly omnibus, and I’m super happy with how the cover turned out. But designing it was a process, and I made a few less-than-stellar book covers along the way. Here’s a glimpse at some that didn’t make the cut. This is my first attempt,Continue reading “Rejected Book Covers for the Dark and Otherworldly Omnibus”

The Art of Otherworld

I’ve been playing around with Photoshop a lot lately, my goal to eventually create my own book covers. For practice, I’ve made a few pieces of art from the Dark & Otherworldly series that I felt like sharing. So step into Otherworld with me. You’ll find enchanted forests. Some interesting flora and fauna. And youContinue reading “The Art of Otherworld”

New Superhero Fiction (2021 pt. 2)

We are halfway through 2021, so it’s time once again to spotlight some new superhero fiction. We’ve got a few collections and next-in-series books this time, and I hope you can find something that catches your eye. As usual, I haven’t read all these books personally, so please check out the reviews and samples beforeContinue reading “New Superhero Fiction (2021 pt. 2)”

Introducing The Shadow Journals Ezine

You may have noticed that it’s been a little quiet around here lately, and that’s because I’ve been working on a new project. It’s still in the early stages, but you can check it out at TheShadowJournals.com–especially if you’re an urban fantasy fan, as I plan to post short fiction, book news, and articles aboutContinue reading “Introducing The Shadow Journals Ezine”

10 Great Urban Fantasy Book Quotes

I love a good book quote. I love urban fantasy. It’s not hard to figure out where the idea for this post came from. 😉 From funny first-person monologues to surprisingly deep insights gained between monster battles, urban fantasy has a lot of great lines. Here are a few of my favorites. I’ve talked beforeContinue reading “10 Great Urban Fantasy Book Quotes”

Short Story: Confessions of a Former Chosen One

This one’s funny but dark. Content warning for mentions of torture and attempted suicide. I was thirteen when the wizard took me. Opened a portal right under my feet. I fell through the fabric of the universe, screaming my throat raw, and landed in an ice-cold lake. Thank God my parents had paid for swimmingContinue reading “Short Story: Confessions of a Former Chosen One”

Meet the Cast of Wardrobe

All 5 episodes of Wardrobe have been released on Tales! If you like superhero stories or are looking for something fun to play on your phone, you can download the app Tales: Choose Your Own Story on iOS. I talked a bit about the plot and gameplay during my last post about Wardrobe. Today IContinue reading “Meet the Cast of Wardrobe”