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Hatching Dragons and other creatures

Just got back the first read through of Dragons of Orion and have started on the second book of the series. Encouraging feedback -- "It was better than the last four books I read," as well as substantive suggestions. This is an initial read through from close family and friends and then after some work... Continue Reading →

Dragon Update

I just dropped off a draft of Dragons of Orion -- a working title-- to family, who generally are my first readers. It's the first in a series of books about the Orion Archipelago on the planet of Orion. Humans, they do eventually get around, you see. But more on that later. For now, I... Continue Reading →

New Cover for The Last Disruptor

I've redone the cover for the paperback of The Last Disruptor and it now better reflects the vision I had for it. New Cover for The Last Disruptor So keep those old copies, they'll be collector's items someday and do please pick up a new copy on Amazon today. Hey, summertime is coming and you... Continue Reading →

Final Art

Here it is, the final unedited art that’s planned for the Dragons of Orion. The Dragon Four and Tom Brace escape from a burning and sinking ship. Dragons of Orion. Acrylic on Canvas Please feel free to comment! Love hearing people’s thoughts. The story itself centers on the dragon Four and their rider Tom Brace... Continue Reading →

Art is coming in for Dragons of Orion

Art for the cover of Dragons of Orion will be revealed this week. I'm pretty pleased with it so far and maybe you'll like it too. Other than that, the editing of D of O is going well and I'm excited for a summer release. Synopsis: In the Archipelago of Orion, the Great Guardian Tournament... Continue Reading →

Laundry, Dishes, Writing… Being Human

What do these things have in common? Photo by Gratisography on Pexels.com They're all works in progress that are never quite finished. Anyway, neither am I and I just wanted to drop a note to update you on what's happening with me. I've completed a manuscript but I'm going through it after getting some suggestions... Continue Reading →

You Know When It’s Not Right

Sorry, if you think this is an empowerment piece about leaving bad relationships, it's not. It's kind of the opposite. Though it does seem to be profitable to write about such things these days. No, this is just about my relationship with art and a particular piece. So one thing I like to do, which... Continue Reading →

Dragons of Orion: Chapter 5

Here is the fifth chapter of my new fantasy novel, Dragons of Orion. You will discover with Tom that leadership doesn't always fall on the head you think it should. CHAPTER FIVE LAST IN FLIGHT For a week, all anyone could talk about was Four’s victory over Borf. Tom himself was still unclear what had... Continue Reading →

Dragons of Orion: Chapters 3 and 4

Tom's dragon gets a name and we learn a little more about both of them as they prepare for the great tournament, in this preview of my fantasy novel, the Dragons of Orion. CHAPTER THREE FOUR There was silence from the other kids when Tom and his dragon emerged from the cave. Tom let the... Continue Reading →

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