WHAT THE HELL

Kevin Brennan Writes About What It's Like

Asking for a friend …

Actually, no. I’m asking for myself. Long-time readers of What The Hell know I’ve been at this now—writing a writing blog about writing and blogging—for almost seven years. In the … Continue reading

January 13, 2020 · 33 Comments

Writing is like busking … or can be

This article about a San Francisco busker reminds me of my long-ago days of busking in the London Underground when I was a student. This guy says he averages about … Continue reading

December 26, 2019 · 2 Comments

Zadie gets it right

Somehow you need to get your hands on a copy of the October 24th edition of The New York Review of Books so you can read Zadie Smith’s piece, “Fascinated … Continue reading

December 19, 2019 · 3 Comments

Yes, I’m using the California power outage to try and sell some books!

In case I haven’t mentioned it lately, I have a new book out that deals with climate change and the way our political system is handling (or not handling) it. … Continue reading

October 14, 2019 · 8 Comments

Eternity Began Tomorrow cover reveal!

So here it is, the face of Eternity Began Tomorrow. And I’m afraid you’ll be seeing a lot of this face as I launch my incessant promoting of the book … Continue reading

September 16, 2019 · 12 Comments

Global warning

Eternity Began Tomorrow, launching as an ebook next Wednesday, is about many things—politics, online journalism, family relationships, identity—but the umbrella theme is climate change. I’ve found myself thinking a lot … Continue reading

September 14, 2019 · Leave a comment

Book launch countdown!

Eternity Began Tomorrow launches next Wednesday, September 18—one week from today! Are you ready? This is one of those books that came about in an almost accidental way. I had … Continue reading

September 11, 2019 · 5 Comments

Coming soon: My new novel!

I’m thick in the weeds of formatting the ebook right now, but it won’t be too long before you’ll be able to read Eternity Began Tomorrow—the first Kevin Brennan opus … Continue reading

August 28, 2019 · 8 Comments

Mixing it up

It’s starting to look like I’ll have a new novel on offer this fall. Indie, of course, since I seem to be persona non grata in the world of literary … Continue reading

July 16, 2019 · 13 Comments

Summer editing slots available at Indie-Scribable

Popping by to announce that I suddenly find myself with open slots for proofreading/copyediting/beta reading, so if you’re an indie writer with new work ready to go prime time, read … Continue reading

June 11, 2019 · Leave a comment