Recapping the CTRF book signing!

JM Aucoin at CTRF 2015
Excerpt: Yesterday I was at the Connecticut Renaissance Faire for my first book signing. I really had no idea what to expect. No idea how many books to bring or how many I'd sell. It was nice being back at...

Why I write historical fiction

Why I write Historical Fiction
Excerpt: “Why do you write historical fiction?” It’s a question I’ve gotten a lot over the years, ever since I took my first fiction writing workshop back at Emerson College. While everyone else in...

Jack Bold knows a thing or two about adventure…

Excerpt: Jack Bold, of Lords of Adventure, knows a thing or two about adventuring. I had the good fortune of running into him and his adventuring partner Roger Awesome while at my book signing hosted by the...

Debuting the new J.M. Aucoin event banner!

Excerpt: My first ever book signing event is a week an a half away, so I'm getting my ducks all in a row for that. Included is purchasing a sweet standing banner to help capture passerbys' eyes....

Quickie post before vacation

Excerpt: I'm off to Pennsic tomorrow, for a week and a half of camping and fencing with some of my closest friends. It'll be a blast and hopefully I won't melt away. But before I go I wanted to do a quick...