John Howell’s ETERNAL ROAD: THE FINAL STOP

Ciao, amici! I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again—I absolutely LOVE hosting people on my site. It’s so exciting when someone is launching a new book and I get to talk about it. Today, I have the pleasure of hosting fellow Story Empire author John Howell, who’s here to talk about his new book,Continue reading “John Howell’s ETERNAL ROAD: THE FINAL STOP”

D. Wallace Peach’s #bookrelease LIARS AND THIEVES

Ciao, amici! Today I have a real treat for you. It’s my pleasure to welcome to the blog for the first time (and hopefully first of many) D. Wallace Peach. You’ve probably seen her in the comment threads. I hope you’re a follower of her blog. Once you read this post, I know you’ll beContinue reading “D. Wallace Peach’s #bookrelease LIARS AND THIEVES”

7 Tips to Crafting Emotionally-Meaty Monsters

Ciao, amici! I have a treat for you today. This week, I’m giving you not one, but two new-to-this-blog authors. On Tuesday, we spent some time in a soft and sweet genre. Now it’s time to bare our fangs and get down and dirty. I’ve got Charles E. Yallowitz here today, and he’s excited (asContinue reading “7 Tips to Crafting Emotionally-Meaty Monsters”

#Bookreview: C.S. Boyack’s VOYAGE OF THE LANTERNFISH

Ciao, amici! If you’ve been following this blog for a while, you’ve seen me host C.S. Boyack before and/or discuss his work. His creative take on speculative fiction is unparalleled. And if you’re only a recent follower, you may have seen him here when he did his blog tour for his latest release, Voyage of theContinue reading “#Bookreview: C.S. Boyack’s VOYAGE OF THE LANTERNFISH”

Book Review: C. S. Boyack’s THE HAT

Lizzie St. Laurent is dealing with many of the struggles of young life. She lost her grandmother and her living arrangements. Her new roommate abandoned her, and she’s working multiple jobs just to keep her head above water. She inherits an old hat from her grandmother’s estate, but it belonged to her grandfather. This is noContinue reading “Book Review: C. S. Boyack’s THE HAT”

“Vicious Circle” in Quantum Wanderlust

The time travel anthology I’m part of released last week. It’s currently doing rather well, but things could always be better. It’s totally free, so a download costs you nothing but a few seconds of your time. If you want to write a review, though, that would be really helpful. And really, it won’t take tooContinue reading ““Vicious Circle” in Quantum Wanderlust”

Lisa Burton, Robot Girl and Personal Assistant to Author C. S. Boyack, on Quantum Wanderlust

Hi, gang. I’ve got a treat for you today. This special guest is often the one asking all the questions on her fabulous character-interview radio show, but today, she’s in the hot seat. Lisa Burton first rose to fame as a character in C. S. Boyack’s Wild Concept. Now she is his personal assistant andContinue reading “Lisa Burton, Robot Girl and Personal Assistant to Author C. S. Boyack, on Quantum Wanderlust”

Book Release: Quantum Wanderlust

I love to write short stories. For several reasons. They’re a nice break from my longer work, they let me explore different genres, and—if I submit them to anthologies—they let me work with other authors and potentially gain new readers. It is with great pleasure that I announce the release of Quantum Wanderlust: A Time TravelContinue reading “Book Release: Quantum Wanderlust”

Paragon of Virtue

Paragon derives from the Old Italian word paragone, which literally means “touchstone.” A touchstone is a black stone that was formerly used to judge the purity of gold or silver. The metal was rubbed on the stone and the color of the streak it left indicated its quality. Day of Tribute was upon them. TheContinue reading “Paragon of Virtue”