November Update

Monday, November 19, 2012

I keep checking the mail with the eagerness of a kid looking for the arrival of birthday party guests. Some day very soon I’ll receive  my hardback copies…

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Scary Book Moments

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Two events stand out as the scariest book moments I ever experienced. I wish I could tell you the works that frightened me were by famous horror writers,…

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Hurricane Relief, Chance to Win Free Book

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

It sounds like a win/win to me, especially if you’re a fantasy book lover who doesn’t like to see people’s lives disrupted or devastated by hurricanes. And if…

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Trenches of Valor

Tuesday, October 30, 2012

The other day I mentioned a great solitaire war game I’d tried out from Victory Point Games        , Empires in America. I ended up blogging about that over at…

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The Real World

Friday, October 5, 2012

It’s been seven days of unpleasant surprises in the real world, which has meant the writing world has slowed to a crawl. One of my favorite professors passed…

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Happy Birthday

Monday, September 17, 2012

Today is my father’s birthday. He would have been 80 years old today. I still feel a little twinge of jealousy when one of my friends tells me…

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A Word From the Author

Friday, September 14, 2012

This blog was created to support my writing, which is why I steer clear of political and religious discussions. I figure that people drop by to find out…

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More Soon

Wednesday, September 5, 2012

Behind the scenes here at Casa Jones I’ve been working on promotional stuff for The Bones of the Old Ones, helping steer a map for the next book…

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Music to Muse By… and Other Questions

Thursday, August 23, 2012

I thought I’d use today’s post to answer a few questions I’ve received. 1. Why didn’t you like the third Skaith book by Leigh Brackett? First, when I…

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Chicon 7 Schedule

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

If any of you are planning to attend the 70th World Science Fiction Convention in Chicago this year (aka Chicon 7), I hope you’ll drop by to hear…

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