Kevin Brennan Writes About What It's Like

Milk, cream, and alcohol Saturday

That’s what John Lee Hooker’s doctor told him to take, so he could get him some rest. And when this man looks you in the eye and tells you how … Continue reading

July 20, 2013 · 6 Comments

House of cards*

Unsettling. I had been working on a novel for years, one based very loosely on a family I knew when I was a teenager (and interested in this family’s middle … Continue reading

July 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Amazon KDP Select users: How’d that work out for ya?

Crunch time is comin’. I can feel it. Publicación. The necessary steps are in view, and I’m forging ahead with a few things that ought to make the process smoother … Continue reading

July 18, 2013 · 9 Comments

Sometimes I write humorous verse…

Tempus Fugit About It Who knows where the bloody time goes? You turn your back to blow your nose, And suddenly you’re in the throes Of hemorrhoids and old folks’ … Continue reading

July 17, 2013 · 8 Comments

What is the future of the novel?

Well, author Craig Nova (The Good Son), sez: Now, in the modern age, the novel is the way we discover what we really believe.  If we tell a story, and … Continue reading

July 17, 2013 · 9 Comments

There be sharks in these waters

I guess it’s really just a throwback to the old vanity publishing days, but in the Internet Age there are myriad ways the pirates can deprive ye of ye treasure. … Continue reading

July 16, 2013 · 6 Comments

Baby names and book titles: choose carefully

So let’s say you’ve written a novel. You’ve got the perfect title for it. You land a contract with a publisher and the book is going to come out in … Continue reading

July 16, 2013 · 4 Comments

Behold: The first Yesterday Road T-shirt winner!

Readers, meet Marie Bailey, who won the recent Yesterday Road T-shirt giveaway. Marie was kind enough not only to don the shirt rather than slipping it into a local Goodwill … Continue reading

July 15, 2013 · 8 Comments


July 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

Go ask Alice

This guy seems to be a meme today! Here’s a vid from his salad days, and unlike a lot of artists on TV back then, he ain’t lip syncing. This … Continue reading

July 13, 2013 · 6 Comments