Tagged: books

SG-1: Brought to you today by the letters U & Z

SG-1: Brought to you today by the letters U & Z

Looks like my SG-1 media tie-in novel, Four Dragons, just might make its August 16th release date.  MGM has happily signed off and galley proofs should be ready for my final read-through in the next 24 hours. For those who haven’t been keeping score (and yes, there’ll be a test at the end… or rather a contest (once we have...

The Electric Kool-Aid E-Book Test

The Electric Kool-Aid E-Book Test

Like pretty much every techno-readaholic on the planet, I’ve been ‘in the market’ for an eBook reader for quite some time. Not because I can instantly get books (versus an almost 2 hour drive RT). Not because I can carry dozens of books around on one lightweight device, but because I’m sick and tired of wearing glasses when I read....

You Should Be Reading:  CC Finlay’s ‘The Patriot Witch’

You Should Be Reading: CC Finlay’s ‘The Patriot Witch’

If you’re like me, you don’t get to read as much as you’d like, or rather, what you read isn’t exactly “for pleasure.” Therefore, when you do have the opportunity to read what you want, you get picky. In my case, that means turning to the works of a rare dozen or so authors who have never failed to engage...

Creating the Creative Habit

Creating the Creative Habit

Ms. Tharp’s brutally honest and insightful book gives excellent advice about how to find your own methods of madness to do so, from physical actions such as creating a literal box for each project, to developing the objectivity you need to not beat yourself up when your work is less that perfect.