Announcing the Metatext

I’m launching a Forgotten Realms novels fan newsletter at Gen Con for stuff like: Book birthdays Author events, such as signings and convention appearances Author interviews and book discussions and reviews Novels-related D&D articles Author announcements, including digital signings and blog posts And other novels-related stuff. The goal is for …

Judging a Book by Its Title

So, I know it’s bad. And it’s totally embarrassing. But titles are enormously important to me. They’re like half of what I …

Making Monsters Scary

For my current project, I’m thinking a lot about monsters. Scary monsters, rather than Monsters University types. And what I found, to …

Dialogue Tags Are Awesome

Dialogue tags. Sometimes it seems like everyone wants to do away with them. But me? I love dialogue tags. Let me count …

A Book of First Chapters

What I want is a virtual book of first chapters. One I can read on my phone or PC. I want to …