THE PHLEBOTOMIST – LONGLISTED for the BOOKNEST FANTASY AWARDS

Totally unexpected honor to be on any list, much less a list with an award at the end of it. If you gave THE PHLEBOTOMIST a read, and enjoyed it enough to click just three more times (once on the link, once to vote for the book in two categories (best debut and best novel)), … Continue reading THE PHLEBOTOMIST – LONGLISTED for the BOOKNEST FANTASY AWARDS

LITCAST OF DOOM

Best podcast name ever? I joined Roni Gosch on her podcast to talk about writing and books and process, etc. We got off on lots of little sidetracks, including Twilight, CGI dogs, cynicism and Star Wars, and 1976's The Shaggy D.A. It's a quick ninety minutes. Lol. Chris on Litcast of Doom.

Debuting During the Worst Year Ever, Awards Eligibility, and Book Bloggers!

Far in advance of the release of my debut novel in September, I did all the things you're supposed to do to promote visibility to make the book a success. I began setting up readings and signings, trying to get onto con panels, etc. Then the pandemic hit. Funny how timing works. The week before … Continue reading Debuting During the Worst Year Ever, Awards Eligibility, and Book Bloggers!

The Phlebotomist Launch Events/Interviews

I'm going to try and aggregate together the various podcasts, streams, and essays that are or will be coming out in connection with THE PHLEBOTOMIST. If you are curious about my writing process, publishing journey, and/or the book itself, it should all be here! UK Launch Event With Angry Robot https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=5&v=03A1bVOaqbo&feature=emb_logo US Launch Event with … Continue reading The Phlebotomist Launch Events/Interviews

Molotov Cocktail’s Prize Winners Anthology Vol. 5

The Molotov Cocktail publishes a unique brand of short fiction that, to me at least, stands out from the crowd. Most is horror tinged, but always with emotional heft, and a solid dose of heart. In addition to their regularly scheduled issues, they also run four themed-contests a year and then publish an anthology with … Continue reading Molotov Cocktail’s Prize Winners Anthology Vol. 5