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THE DROWNED CITIES

Posted on Mar 13, 2012 in News, The Drowned Cities, Writing | 2 comments

My new novel, THE DROWNED CITIES, will be releasing on May 1st. It took me a long time to write this one, because I took some wrong turns before I figured out the story I wanted to write, but I’m very happy with the final outcome. Here’s the cover: And here’s the teaser copy: Soldier boys emerged from the darkness. Guns gleamed dully. Bullet bandoliers and scars draped their bare chests. Ugly brands scored their faces. She knew why these soldier boys had come. She knew what they sought, and she knew, too, that if they found it, her best friend would surely die. In a dark future America...

Speaking Event in Denver!

Posted on Mar 13, 2012 in Appearances, The Drowned Cities | 3 comments

I’m still in the process of figuring out what my appearance and tour schedule will be as I start promoting THE DROWNED CITIES, but one event will actually be happening sooner. I’ve been invited to speak at Metropolitan State College of Denver, On Wednesday, April 4, 2012, from 11-12:15 in the Tivoli Turnhall. I’ll be reading from a couple of different works, and then also answering questions, and the event is free and open to the public, so if you’re free, come on down and heckle. Later in the day, from 2:30-4 pm I’ll be participating in more intimate Q&A in the Auraria Library Jackson Enhanced Learning Center (first...