Rob’s wRiting Residency – Not at work working…

Tomorrow is an interesting day. I’ve been teaching less, so I can write more, one less class a day since early December. I got a lot of new writing done in December and January, slowed down in February. Now instead of writing before I go to work a little late, I will...

YOU KNOW YOU’RE A REAL AUTHOR WHEN… PART II

So we all hear about authors who love particular phrases, sometimes they’ll appear dozens of times in a novel. For me that phrase for ALL IS SILENCE was Too Much Testosterone or TMT. There are THREE [!] times it appears in the novel. A bit much? Yes, but it...

February Smorgasblog

Here’s a quick update. Warning: This post goes to eleven… Here is the new Cover art for TOILS AND SNARES. I turned 50 on February 15th. My kids are sending me to SPACE CAMP! Which reminds me, “Not to 50″ Series went to 55 with Part V on...

You know you’re a real author when… Part I

  Accidentally posted this without finishing it. Oops… I kind of forgot that I officially released All Is Silence February 18th 2014, so it just passed its third birthday. But it’s release party didn’t happen until March 14th. If it hasn’t...

All is silence in the world down under

ONE MORE DAY AT $0.99 [and 0.99 in most other world currencies!] A massive thanks to Patty Jansen, who lends her considerable publishing clout out monthly to indie authors who want a boost. She’s an amazing cross-genre writer who deserves to be better know in...

January Smorgasblog…

[Accidentally posted this before I was ready and by that time it had gone out to the feed, so, this is updated from yesterday. ~Rob] Turning 50 in February. There will be a great sale! And I am truly happy and blessed about hitting middle age! Which reminds me,...

All Is Silence in A Small World After All…

OMG. [My thirteen year old rolled her eyes when she saw this in one of my comments, so I thought it should feature prominently in this post.] Tonight I headed over to my favorite bookstore of all time, Village Books in Bellingham. A friend I’ve never met on the...

What Deserted Lands Fans can expect in 2017…

Dear Deserted Lands readers, Thank you so much for sticking with me through this fantastic journey. If you’ve been with me since the beginning, you’ve been waiting to hear more of Lizzie’s story for a long time! Good news? The last book in this...

New Anthology of 42 FREE Young Adult stories…

My new apocalyptic short story, Drift Away, is out in the Young Adult Anthology THAT MOMENT WHEN… It’s FREE in all the following stores. Click the cover for Amazon. Kobo | B&N | iBooks | Love YA paranormal, urban fantasy, science fiction and dystopian...