DYSTOPIA — Aphotic Realm Magazine Vol. 4

It’s been forever and a day since my last blog post, and that’s because life is far grander than these pixels and keeps me thoroughly busy. (I’m also working on a new SF series, sshhh!) However, since I have a great new announcement, I thought it’s time to dust off this here ol’ blog: AnContinue reading “DYSTOPIA — Aphotic Realm Magazine Vol. 4”

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

So here’s a bit of a controversial—and, for me, highly charged—topic. 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 aContinue reading “What happens when having a “Professional Writing Career” isn’t your end-all goal?”

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 — 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. AContinue reading “Top 10 Productivity Books For Ambitious Writers”

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! 😛 Seriously, though. The following are things I absolutely believe in, things which always help me overcome inertia, self-doubt, and the endless slewContinue reading “4 Things to Hang Over Your Writing-Space”

Looking through time: 2015 and 2016

The year 2015 is coming to an end. And what a year it was! There was much turmoil and change in the self-publishing industry; many success stories too. The rest of the world is in various stages of upheaval, and tragedy as well as victory are sprinkled all over the planet. Even though I’m touched (to not say horrified and sometimes thrilled)Continue reading “Looking through time: 2015 and 2016”