Monthly Archives: June 2014

Tonight’s Final Cut in Movies Radio Show: Transformers: Age of Extinction

Join me tonight at 8:00 EST for tonight’s Final Cut in Movies Radio Show. I will be discussing Michael Bay’s newest 2 hour and 45 minute long product placement advertisement–I mean movie, Transformers: Age of Extinction, staring Mark Wahlberg, Nicola … Continue reading

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Elysian Chronicles Fun Facts: Dragon Clans – The Baethir

As stated in an earlier post about dragons, I realized that I needed to divide the dragons into races (or clans) when I was writing Out of the Shadows. Today’s post will focus on the Baethir dragons, and I will … Continue reading

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How to Distract a Sci-Fi/Fantasy Writer in Ten Easy Steps

I posted this on my Facebook page Thursday night, and it got good reviews so I figured I would post it here as well. How to distract a science fiction/fantasy writer in 10 easy steps: I am really annoyed with … Continue reading

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Elysian Chronicles Fun Facts: How “Rumpelstiltskin” Influenced the Development of Cragdern’s Gnomes

Part of using familiar archetypes in any novel is making them your own. When I began developing my gnomes and their culture, I wanted to give them a few weaknesses we didn’t often read about in fairy takes and folklore … Continue reading

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Davian’s World Cup Picks: June 26, 2014

Here are my main character Davian’s World Cup Picks for today: Portugal vs Ghana: Davian is hoping for a tie for anyone in group G who isn’t the USA. USA vs Germany: USA obviously, although Davian concedes that the German’s … Continue reading

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A New Elysian Chronicles Short Story is About to Debut in Dark Oak’s Realms of Imagination!

If you are waiting for The Elysian Chronicles: Book III, you need to read “The White Rider!” It takes place between “The White Rider,” takes place between Out of the Shadows and Book III, and it’s about to be published … Continue reading

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Davian’s World Cup Picks: June 25, 2014

Here are my main character Davian’s World Cup Picks for today: Nigeria vs Argentina: Davian picks Argentina for the cuisine and the wine. And because its easier to guard humans in Argentina. Bosnia and Herzegovina vs Iran: Davian chooses Bosnia … Continue reading

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