A burden is lifted

Excerpt: A few years ago I started writing what was my third attempt at a full-length novel, Gascon & the Spaniard. Took over a year to finish and it went pretty far off the rails in terms of what my...

Guest interview on ‘Of History and Kings’ blog

Excerpt: Today I'm featured on Helen Hollick's, blog Of History and Kings, to talk about my writing, my love of pirates and swashbuckling, and to talk a little more about the Jake Hawking Adventures. So...

Here There Be Pirates Book Giveaway!

Excerpt: Talk Like a Pirate Day is just around the corner and that's just cause to celebrate! Swashbuckling! Plundering! Rum! The sea! And how about a little literary treasure on top of all that, eh? To...

The Importance of Time & Space

Excerpt: I'm one of the myriad of writers who isn't writing fiction full time but wishes one day to do so. Currently, most of my writing time is during work lunch hour break at my desk or after dinner at...