Book Stuff

An Announcement & Book Cover Reveal!

If you've been around here for a while, you may remember that in 2014 I published my first novel (a fantasy, steampunky retelling of Shakespeare's The Tempest). Well, friends, times have changed, and I'm thrilled to announce that in 2020 I will be releasing a brand new edition of my novel ON THE ISLE OF… Continue reading An Announcement & Book Cover Reveal!

Book Stuff, Non-Fiction, Personal

NaNoWriMo – A Chance to Grow Stronger

Every November, writers and would-be novelists all over the globe commit themselves to writing 50,000 words in just 30 days. While that sounds like an unrealistic goal at first, a little bit of math reveals that it comes down to a goal of 1,667 words per day - which is much more manageable for some.… Continue reading NaNoWriMo – A Chance to Grow Stronger

Book Stuff, Personal

The Reader’s Best of Chicago 2016 – RUNNER UP!

  So the Chicago Reader has an annual issue where Chicagoans all over can vote (free!) on The Best of Chicago in categories like food, entertainment, sports, and more. It's an awesome way to bring attention to the awesome things about Chicago, as proclaimed by Windy City citizens themselves. Apparently, my novel On The Isle of Sound… Continue reading The Reader’s Best of Chicago 2016 – RUNNER UP!