NaNoWriMo 2015 #SFWAPro

National Novel Writing Month is always held in November. The goal is to write 50,000 words in 30 days. For the new author, it’s a daunting task. 50,000 words looks like Everest to somebody who has never put that many words together. It is, however, a very achievable goal.

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Reminder: Fifth Annual Book Drive for Phoenix Rescue Mission

Just a reminder that the book drive to support Phoenix Rescue Mission is a month late this year. We officially start tomorrow. Buy any of my novels and I donate the proceeds to this great charity that feeds the homeless in Phoenix. Below you’ll see a link to … Continue reading

Fifth Annual Book Drive for Phoenix Rescue Mission


Every year I hold a book drive and donate the proceeds to Phoenix Rescue Mission, a local charity that feeds the homeless in metro-Phoenix. Usually, I do this during the last full week in September, but as it turns out, … Continue reading

Frankly, I’m Embarrassed to be Your Colleague

To my fellow science fiction and fantasy writers.

Merriam-Webster online defines professionalism as follows: “the skill, good judgment, and polite behavior that is expected from a person who is trained to do a job well” The science fiction and fantasy genre is woefully lacking in such.

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