"Always Outnumbered Never Outgunned" is FREE on Kindle this week only. It's "Strange Days meets GoodFellas". I think you'll like it.
On confronting my uneasy feelings about self-promotion.
On ramping up from an audience that can be counted on one hand.
Why "DIY or die" may not cut it anymore.
Why Do All Records Sound the Same? — Cuepoint — Medium Just as a modern politician’s job is to deliver seven second soundbites, [Maroon Five]'s job is to deliver seven second audio clips which will encourage young-ish people with a...
Is tying your work into current events smart self-promotion or just spammy?
Where I stand and where I'm headed in the newly-minted year.
How something classifies as "original" for us may be just as arbitrary as whether or not we like it in the first place.
Check out my "Vajra" ad cards.
On Amazon's flash sales creating breakout bestsellers:
Is formula storytelling "better" just because it's more commercially successful?
What self-publishers need most: big data?
Meet my first, and very tiny, Amazon Kindle royalty check.
I'm nearing the home stretch on my most recent book, The Underground Sun. If it's news to you that I was even working on a new book, I'm not surprised. See, I don't tend to talk a lot about what...
In between bouts of work (it's been grueling), I have been reading Peter Biskind's Easy Riders, Raging Bulls: How The Sex-Drugs-and-Rock'n'Roll-Generation Saved Hollywood. The title is at least half irony, since the book chronicles the way the director-driven Seventies gave...
Science fiction, rebooted.
New York City
Other Lives Of The Mind