What happens when having a “Professional Writing Career” isn’t your end-all goal?

So here's a bit of a controversial‚ÄĒand, for me, highly charged‚ÄĒtopic. Also, hi! *waves* It's been a while, but I bet you don't give a rat's ass as to why I've been off this blog, so I'll just dive right in.   What are you writing for? The general consensus in the indie world is that making a …

THE GRAND ASCENT is here! – The trilogy is complete!

It's DONE! The Ascendancy Trilogy is finally complete! THE GRAND ASCENT - the third book in my¬†unconventional space opera trilogy is out now! And for the¬†promotional release price of $0.99 - for a limited time! Doesn't the cover look awesome? Just check out the new-and-nanite-free Amharr... Just wow. My illustrator Tony totally¬†kicks ass! So here's¬†how …

Top 10 Productivity Books For Ambitious Writers

The self-publishing business is all about speed of delivery¬†and consistent quality. While the latter is open to interpretation, a speedy delivery is something quite tangible ‚ÄĒ and trainable.¬†It's very¬†important¬†to be able to write good books fast, and publish them on a consistent schedule. It offers you credibility, professionalism, and a steady increase in readers. A …

4 Things to Hang Over Your Writing-Space

We all need inspiration, especially when we're¬†neck-deep in our manuscripts.¬†I'm in that situation right now, trying to pick up momentum, kick myself into gear.¬†So I do¬†the only reasonable thing: I procrastinate making pretty¬†pictures! ūüėõ Seriously, though. The following are things I absolutely believe in, things which always help me overcome¬†inertia, self-doubt, and the endless slew …