Drawing the Dead on Sale (January Writing Update)

It’s a brand new year, and I have a lot in the writing pipeline. The last few years have been pretty thin on releases and I am going to remedy that this year. So, to that end, I am planning to do a monthly update on all things me and writing. I want to make this worth your while, so here’s the deal. Each one of these monthly updates will have one or more of …

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A Valentine’s Gift

Falling in love and saving the world… For the next five days Meteor Attack!, the first episode my Superhero/Love Story series, is free over on Amazon. It’s Valentines day after all. What could be better than love, action, adventure, and a dash of humor? And in many ways this series is a Valentines to my own love, without whom I wouldn’t be able to write a love story that spans the decades (and I’d be …

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What is the future of eBooks?

Author JA Konrath has done a lot of thinking and writing on eBooks (not to mention making money selling them). If you are interested, check out his recent posts on the subject: E-Volution: http://jakonrath.blogspot.com/2009/11/e-volution.html. While I don’t agree with the time-frame (tech always seems to evolve slower than expected), it is an interesting take on what the future of eBooks might be like. JA Konrath’s 2010 Ebook Predictions: http://jakonrath.blogspot.com/2009/12/ja-konraths-2010-ebook-predictions.html. My own thoughts are: Blame the …

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Out With Kindle for PC In With Kindle for iPhone

I blogged previously about Sampling Books with Kindle for PC, this is a brief follow-up. I am no longer using Kindle for PC. The problem is I don’t like to read on my PC. I spend all day at it working, and the last thing I want to do is read a book on it. While I had great expectations, it didn’t work out they way I thought it would. But, something else has worked …

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Sampling Books with Kindle for PC

I just downloaded Kindle for PC, and am reading the sample chapters from Dan Brown’s The Lost Symbol. This is going to change the way (or change back to the pre-internet way) I shop for books. If there is a Kindle version of a book I think I might want to buy, I will be downloading the sample and finding out if I really like. (The two people I know that own Kindles listed this …

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