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COFE Staycation – Evolution of Catilen and the Island

COFE Staycation – Evolution of Catilen and the Island

I’ve talked a lot about how the island in the Mystical Island Trilogy is a character in its own right (we even named the series after it). We established early on that the island’s personality and desires are shaped largely by the person it is connected to. In the first book, that meant Sentomoru. Of …

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COFE Staycation – How Did the Cover Come About?

COFE Staycation – How Did the Cover Come About?

As I mentioned during the IOLF blog tour, I made a lot of mistakes the first time I designed the Mystical Island covers. Not the least of which was the color scheme (faded instead of bright), the art style (simple vector instead of illustration or photomanipulation) and utter failure to include any of the characters …

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COFE Staycation – Where Did the Idea Come From?

COFE Staycation – Where Did the Idea Come From?

I’m back! Did you miss me? In July, I finally released my first paperback. Today I’m pleased to announce that it’s companion is on the way. Crossroads of Frozen Eternity, the second book in the Mystical Island Trilogy, will be available to purchase on September 18th – that’s one week from today! When I released …

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The Soul of the Earth Awakens!

The Soul of the Earth Awakens!

A little over a year ago, I released the first chapter of Eternity’s Empire, a series of short stories featuring college girls who discover they have the power of ancient goddesses. It was an experiment, really, to fill the gap between major projects. While I have finished at least two large novels since I started …

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Summer Fun 2017

Summer Fun 2017

Hello everyone! The Island of Lost Forevers Paperback blog tour is still on, so please check it out. Monday, July 24th I’ll be hosted by Zachary Chopchinski, author of The Curious Tale of Gabrielle Tuesday July 25th I’ll be hosted by Eben Mishkin, author of The Hidden and the Maiden Wednesday July 26th, I’ll be …

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So You Want to Publish A Book – Island of Lost Forevers Blog Tour

So You Want to Publish A Book – Island of Lost Forevers Blog Tour

The day has finally arrived! Island of Lost Forevers is now a physical book; you can hold it in your hand or put it on your favorite bookshelf. I’m thrilled beyond words to share it with you. There were a few times I thought it would never happen! (Be sure to enter the giveaway located …

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How Parents Can Help Their Adolescent Child Cope with Anxiety

How Parents Can Help Their Adolescent Child Cope with Anxiety

As you can probably tell, anxiety is a topic that strikes close to home for me. I’ve written several times about methods I’ve used to overcome and control my anxiety. But these were techniques I discovered later in life. A record number of children today suffer from anxiety and many of them go untreated. Today, …

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