Building the Final Battle

Today, I thought I’d give you a glimpse into my writing process. I’m on my third novel now and I’ve fallen into a pattern: I lay out the entire plot on a timeline and a spreadsheet. I then write everything but the final climax scenes (usually the last three to four chapters). Next, I  rewrite everything but the final climax scenes. For the last two … Continue reading Building the Final Battle

We’re Giving Away 12 Books

Because it is the season of giving, I’ve joined with eleven other authors to give away 12 paperbacks on Christmas. To enter the giveaway, all you have to do is click here and sign up for my free monthly newsletter.  The other authors are fantastic and I’m excited to be doing this with them! You can check out their websites by clicking on their names … Continue reading We’re Giving Away 12 Books


So, if you haven’t noticed, it’s Christmas time! To celebrate the holiday, I’m partnering with 11 other science fiction/fantasy authors and we are going to give away 12 paperback books. Here’s how it works. To enter the giveaway, sign up for my free monthly newsletter by clicking here.  (If you are already signed up for my newsletter, watch for an email from me today that … Continue reading 12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS BOOK GIVE AWAY

Immigration and the Bible

Throughout the story of the Bible, there are people leaving their homelands and traveling to strange places. The narrative begins that way in Genesis 12 with Abraham taking a step in faith and leaving behind his family and home for a new land. Abraham’s grandson Jacob runs to a foreign place in fear of his brother Esau. Abraham’s 12 great-grandchildren move the entire family from … Continue reading Immigration and the Bible