So the other day I talked about the oddly profound effect The Lost Boys has had on my creative life, so we’ll just piggy back on that theme today because it’s the weekend and thinking, ugh. I’ve mentioned this story before on podcasts and in interviews when talking about influences and advice for authors/creatives in … More Influences: Billy Wirth and the Best Advice I’ve Ever Gotten
I know I’ve been away a while, but I wanted to make sure to let people know that I am alive, and I’ll be in Louisville this weekend. It’s the annual get together of writer-type people, otherwise known as Imaginarium! Seriously, if you haven’t been there and can get there, do it. There are so … More It’s Imaginarium time!
I want to catch everyone up on some things going on, and Monday seems to be a good time to do it! Interested in marketing your book? The Author’s Guide to Marketing With Teeth is now available for Pre-Order! Stoker Award Winning author Michael Knost has put together an amazing book of essays by various … More News, Contests, and Opportunities!
Interested in writing? Want to network or learn about genre, marketing, editing, or the different means of getting published? Want to connect with bunches of regional authors and discover new titles for your TBR list? Whether you want to swing by the Louisville area for the weekend or an afternoon, you should definitely enter the … More Wanna Write? Enter the Imaginarium!
Just a quick reminder that I’ll be appearing at Cincycon with the rest of the Midwestern Authors Syndicate this weekend, May 1-3. I’ll personally be there Friday and Sunday for sure, but we’ll have a few excellent authors of various genres there at the table for you to check out. There’ll be a lot of … More Cincycon!
So I want to tell you about a really cool event happening next week. It’s called Imaginarium and it’s a writing convention unlike any other. So why should you go? If you’re a writer, you’re going to get information you won’t get anywhere else: We have full panel tracks that deal with the writing … More Why Imaginarium?
Yeah, pretty tables! Look at how official we are! I had a blast in Evansville. I got a chance to tour my university and see all the changes taking place before the con started. All I have to say is WOW. I mean WOW. And geez, where was all this classiness when I … More Evillecon!
I am so incredibly excited to announce that I’m officially a guest for Evillecon Anime Convention on March 28-30!! This is extra special for me, because I spent a good chunk of my growing up in Southern Indiana, and I’m an alumni of the University of Southern Indiana, which is in Evansville. I’m excited to … More SJ hits the road: Evillecon!
This is one of my favorite photos from the whole con. Many, many thanks to John Collins for the great conversation and for letting me use this photo. Definitely check his work out at the weird review! As you can see, I’m ready to go! Books are in hand, I’m bright and happy, and the weekend … More The Very Serious Literary Picture Post
So what would a con be without a picture post or three thousand? I’m going to share some of my misadventures with everyone in visual format. Not only will you be able to put faces to names, but you’ll be able to put links to faces and names as well, so you’ll get to check … More Fandom Fest Picture Fest: Meet my author buds!