The Story So Far
- Cirsova Ends 2021 in the Black!
- Buy Cirsova!
- Ignore The Puppy
- Meat & Potatoes Fiction
- Adventure Stories For Young Readers
- Pitching a collection of short fiction to a small press
- Submissions are Closed!
- The Paths of Cormanor Reminder, Robert E. Howard Art Chronology, More Julian Hawthorne, and Open Submissions!
- Married… with Adventure!
- Blacktop Wasteland
More Of The Same
What I Write About
What I Also Write About
- 3-D artwork
- All On The Same Page
- Beta Readers
- Book Of Lost Doors
- Cannibal Hearts.
- Catskinner's Book
- character interview
- disaster relief
- Don't do this
- Donald Westlake
- G. K. Chesterton
- Gingerbread Wolves
- Mark Knopfler
- Matt Archer
- M C Escher
- Mental illness
- pulp revival
- Read Tuesday
- science fiction
- Secret Project F
- short story anthology
- streaming television
- Tom Lichtenberg
- WKRP in Cincinnati
- work in progress
- Worms Of Heaven
Virtual Book Signing!
- @buster_shepard @BrianNiemeier Illinois is just a pale imitation of Missouri. 2 hours ago
- TRAK TRAK TRAK https://t.co/nyqy6zg1Rg 3 hours ago
- @MelonieMac The fact is that many men hate the casual cruelty of "banter" as much as women do, but we know we can't… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 3 hours ago
- @fliceverett youtube.com/watch?v=ZwbEuz… 4 hours ago
- @cirsova @NotJohnDaker @NotJohnDaker just keeps getting more and more awesome. Pretty soon he won't be willing to a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 6 hours ago
Category Archives: Catskinner’s Book
It is coming down to the wire for Cirsova. He wants to raise $5,000 to fund next year’s run of the magazine, and he’s up to just over $3,600 as of this writing, with 6 days to go. Let me … Continue reading
Just for the heck of it, here are some of the Easter eggs I stuck into The Book Of Lost Doors. These are just a few I can come up with off the top of my head, I’m sure there … Continue reading
The Book Of Lost Doors is the collective name for my series of four novels, Catskinner’s Book, Cannibal Hearts, The Worms Of Heaven, and Gingerbread Wolves. The four books tell the story of James and … Continue reading
I’ve mentioned Jefferson Smith’s Immerse Or Die Report before. The concept is brutal in its simplicity. Every morning he takes a self-published novel or story collection and gets on his treadmill for forty minutes. When he runs across something that … Continue reading
I have decided to rewrite the blurbs for my novels as sonnets. To begin: Catskinner’s Book A stranger walks and lives alone Or not alone, but rather wed To one bloody as a murderer’s stone Who lives locked up inside … Continue reading
On June 20th of this year I released Gingerbread Wolves, the fourth novel in my series, The Book Of Lost Doors. Some time after I released it I realized that it was also the last book in the series. I … Continue reading
Just about four years ago I started writing Catskinner’s Book. I didn’t have any real plan when I started it. I had a narrator and his shadow self, and a desire to play around with some of the ideas that … Continue reading
This week, starting today August 6th, through next Thursday, August 13th, all four volumes of my series The Book Of Lost Doors will be on sale for 99 cents each. Please help me spread the word!
My birthday is August 9th, and so I am running a promotion this week, from Thursday the 6th to Thursday the 13th. I’ll be posting the official promo, with the proper links installed, on Thursday, but I wanted to share … Continue reading