Writing of Fantasy Arabia

Monday, May 7, 2012

I get the sense sometimes that people wonder why a pale white guy like myself is writing about a fantastic version of 8th century Arabia, even that they…

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Long Silences

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

I didn’t mean to drop out of sight for so long, but then I didn’t mean to injure my knee so badly that I required therapy exercises to…

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Crossing the Streams

Saturday, March 3, 2012

I want to thank everyone who entered the Crossing the Streams Contest. It’s been a pleasure receiving your e-mails, posts, and tweets. You’ve introduced me to some interesting…

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Ask Me Anything on Reddit this Sunday the 12th

Sunday, February 12, 2012

I’ll be attending an internet chat today over at reddit.com (http://redd.it/pm23a) as part of their Ask Me Anything series. Reddit’s a huge web site, and throughout the day…

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Locus Poll and Survey

Saturday, February 11, 2012

I learned the other day that The Desert of Souls made the Locus recommended reading list for 2011 in the First Novels category. What’s more, balloting for the…

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Throne of the Crescent Moon

Wednesday, February 8, 2012

There are a number of books I’ve been meaning to recommend, but today I’m just going to talk about one, released yesterday. There’s not a whole lot of…

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Crossing the Streams

Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Regular visitors might note I’ve temporarily added a new page to the web site, the Contest page. That’s because I’ve joined a gargantuan, huge, inspiring, fantastical multi-author book…

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Bones of the Old Ones Coming in August

Monday, January 23, 2012

The secret’s out of the bag everywhere but on my own site, so I I’m overdue announcing this. Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin’s has released the cover art, and…

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Desert of Souls Available NOW! PLUS Convention Info!

Wednesday, January 18, 2012

It’s actually been available for about a year, but it’s just been released this week in trade paperback with a new cover, and in many more stores than…

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Wandering the Web and Talking Writing

Tuesday, December 27, 2011

While things may have been quiet on my official web site, I’ve been wandering the Internet over the last few weeks talking about writing, ancient Arabia, and, naturally,…

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