WHAT THE HELL

Kevin Brennan Writes About What It's Like

Step up to the plate!

Pre-orders are open for my new novel, The Prospect, at the launch price of just 99 cents. Get ‘em while they’re hot! I’m still seeking early reviewers, so if you … Continue reading

March 22, 2022 · Leave a comment

My new novel is available for pre-order!

I’m really pleased this morning to announce that my new novel, The Prospect, is available for pre-order on Amazon. Believe it or not, this title will set you back a … Continue reading

March 14, 2022 · 25 Comments

All my flash fiction in one convenient spot

I’ve added a page to the blog menu on the left sidebar, labeled “Flash fiction.” There you can see the little pieces I’ve been lucky enough to have published (or … Continue reading

October 25, 2021 · Leave a comment

Sideshow blob

What’s wrong with the publishing biz? Sameness. I’ve been noticing the problem with book covers that the author of this piece observes: There’s a plethora of covers with bold shapes … Continue reading

October 16, 2021 · 11 Comments

I wouldn’t want tibia

Recently I turned you on to the new horror title by the supremely talented Alex Vorkov. Let me add to your Halloween-season TBR list by recommending the latest thriller by … Continue reading

October 7, 2021 · 4 Comments

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 · 3 Comments

New rules

Artist Richard Diebenkorn had some rules about the way he should approach his work. I can’t remember where I got these, but I was inspired enough to copy and paste … Continue reading

May 10, 2021 · 14 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

EBT is FREE this weekend! 💸

Just for the hell of it, I’m giving away copies of my political thriller, Eternity Began Tomorrow, all weekend. Why not? The giveaway ends Sunday at midnight, so suck up … Continue reading

August 7, 2020 · Leave a comment

Close to Perfect is about to vanish …

I’ve finally succumbed. The market is saying that 99 cents is too high a price for this entertaining and informative transcript of a podcast that never was. But because Amazon … Continue reading

August 4, 2020 · 14 Comments