WHAT THE HELL

Kevin Brennan Writes About What It's Like

Vorkov!

Yes, my bud, the excellent writer Alex Vorkov, has a new novel out, just in time for Halloween. Appropriately, it’s titled The 31st of October, and it is—I can testify—chilling. … Continue reading

September 7, 2021 · 2 Comments

Try this book on Vella!

Check this out: The Last Storyteller by Audrey Kalman, new on Kindle Vella. I was lucky enough to beta read this a while back, but I wondered why Audrey hadn’t … Continue reading

August 15, 2021 · 15 Comments

Paxson’s passion

Good friend of the blog, Mark Paxson, has a new book out, everyone. It’s called The Dime, and it tells the story of three young people in an upstate New … Continue reading

June 26, 2021 · 1 Comment

Attacks on democracy don’t observe holidays

Golly, so much antidemocratic stuff piles up in just a few days: •  Texas failed to pass its restrictive new voter suppression law Sunday night when the Democrats walked off … Continue reading

June 1, 2021 · 3 Comments

Award seizin’

I just had to share the good news. As proud papa of an online literary journal.  A story from The Disappointed Housewife was chosen to appear in the 2021 Best … Continue reading

April 26, 2021 · 4 Comments

Serenity now

It’s one of those times when the neighbor’s dog is barking nonstop and hitting that sound frequency that causes a wad of nausea in my gut so that I keep … Continue reading

April 6, 2021 · 3 Comments

INFAMY on sale for 99 ¢ents

  Kids, I’ve gone ahead and done the inevitable. I’ve reduced the price of Infamy: A Journal of Our Darkest Year 2020 to 99 cents.  I’m hoping that this enticing … Continue reading

March 9, 2021 · 1 Comment

Won’t you … help a needy writer … like me?

  Last week I released Infamy—A Journal of Our Darkest Year 2020.  If you haven’t picked up your copy yet, please scoot yourself over to Amazon and download it today, … Continue reading

February 3, 2021 · Leave a comment

Now available for Kindle: Infamy–A Journal of Our Darkest Year 2020

Infamy—A Journal of Our Darkest Year 2020 is now live on Amazon for $2.99.  Step right up and read about the year that never stopped delivering … catastrophes, that is.  … Continue reading

January 27, 2021 · 9 Comments

My 2020 journal is coming next week, and Close to Perfect is free for download here

Next week I’ll be releasing Infamy—A Journal of Our Darkest Year 2020. I put the lid on it Thursday, after the inauguration, trying to end the damn thing on a … Continue reading

January 22, 2021 · 5 Comments