Tag Archives: Mel Odom

FALL INTO THE FATHOMLESS ABYSS

It’s up! There’s nothing more satisfying than having a book out there for sale. It’s done. It’s out there. And I’m happy with it. That last bit? That’s the hard part. I’ve written here about some of the trouble this … Continue reading

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DEVILS OF THE ENDLESS WRITING PROCESS

If you’ve been following Fantasy Author’s Handbook for the past few months, you’ve heard me talk about my love/hate relationship with my current work-in-progress, the Fathomless Abyss novella Devils of the Endless Deep. I started with a report on my … Continue reading

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COMPLETE BIBLIOGRAPHY

Excuse for why I missed a Tuesday . . . I’ve been working on finally assembling a complete bibliography. It’s not exactly perfect yet, and when it is, it will appear as a separate page here, but for now . … Continue reading

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THE TEN YEARS WAR

The second of the two-volume 10th Anniversary omnibus edition of the Forgotten Realms series R.A. Salvatore’s War of the Spider Queen was released today, and like my fellow Spider Queen Paul S. Kemp, that’s moved me to some recollections of … Continue reading

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ARRON’S LONELY BLOG

If you still haven’t heard of Arron of the Black Forest, that’s my fault, not yours. How do we rectify that? Well, first off, you can click over to the Arron of the Black Forest blog. Here’s a taste of … Continue reading

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WORK IN PROGRESS: DEVILS OF THE ENDLESS DEEP

Coming in February? Well, that’s still possible. Get back to me on that in a few weeks. But that aside, this is what I’m working on now: the first of the six planned Fathomless Abyss e-books. I’m calling it Devils … Continue reading

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EXCERPTS FROM THE FATHOMLESS ABYSS

THIS JUST IN: Tales From The Fathomless Abyss is on sale NOW for the Nook! THIS JUST IN: Tales From The Fathomless Abyss is on sale NOW for the Kindle! Just this morning I posted Tales From The Fathomless Abyss … Continue reading

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THE FATHOMLESS ABYSS

Finally, one of my notorious “secret projects” revealed. First, the amazing cover art by Mats Minnhagen Whose idea was it? The idea for a shared world collective was a combination of Mel Odom, Joe McDermott, and me, I suppose. The … Continue reading

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WHAT I’M THANKFUL FOR, 2011

On November 24, 2009 I wrote a post here entitled “What I’m Thankful For, 2009.” I looked back on that post this morning equally happy and sad. I smiled at my “sense of near-completion” on The Guide to Writing Fantasy … Continue reading

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THE ART & SCIENCE OF THE TITLE

What a tired old phrase: “X is more art than science,” in which X can be anything, including art or science. And saying “Choosing a title for your novel or short story is more art than science” is particularly silly … Continue reading

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