Too Much to be Happy for…

Well, not too much. But a whole heck of a lot. #1. Check out my new cover art for Straight Into Darkness! #2. My family and friends. #3. My readers/fans. #4. A new novella: Toils and Snares     #5. Wrote new words today, though I cut more than I wrote. #6....

Coming to the end of 2014! Thanks and more…

Looking forward to 2015 as we wrap up 2014! What’s to come? 2014 was amazing for me as an author. It was everything I hoped for, if not everything I dreamed of. Where is that contract for the foreign rights, and the option on the screenplay? đŸ˜‰ Seriously, I hit...

My Path to Indie Publication: Part IX– Party On.

Path to Indie Publication Series is a companion series to Marshall Ryan Maresca’s Path to Publication. I have been avidly reading Marshall’s posts since I discovered his blog. Read Path to Indie Publication: Part I. Part II. Part III. Part IV. Part V. Part VI. Part...

Oh, the Places I went on my Spring Break

A poem by Robert L. Slater, inspired by Theodore Geisel In the spring of the year of twenty fourteen There was found a kind author with a penchant for green He printed his novels on backs of DOOSpaper* And tried to recycle all of the newspaper When to his hometown he...

Coming Home: What is a moment when it’s gone…

My first reading as a published novelist in the library where I discovered science fiction went very well. I had old and new friends, family and, hopefully, some new fans. We had 30+ people, I sold 17 books and had plenty of hugs and fond remembrances and fond...