900 Miles: A Zombie Novel

Now Available – 900 Miles: A Zombie Novel

ANNOUNCEMENT:  900 Miles: A Zombie Book, is now available in eBook, Paperback & Audiobook formats on Amazon.com.  This fast-paced novel features zombie horror mixed with gladiator style arena battles.  To learn more, read the synopsis below. If you’re interested in a sample of the book, the first chapter is right here on this site.  Click here to read now! Author, S…. Read more →

Early Sketch of 900 Miles Cover Art

Early Sketch of 900 Miles Cover Art

This is an early sketch of the 900 Miles Cover art I received from Severed Press.  It is to illustrate the concept at this point, and is designed to show composition and contrast.  We are making some small tweaks to it, and it will be filled in with color and more detail.  However, I wanted to share this early draft!… Read more →

900 Miles to Be Published By Severed Press

900 Miles to Be Published By Severed Press

I am thrilled to announce that I’ve just signed the contract to publish 900 Miles with a small press publisher called Severed Press. They focus on publishing apocalyptic horror, often in the form of zombies. 900 miles will be distributed in print and online digital formats including amazon kindle and others. The novel will have worldwide distribution (in English). The… Read more →

900 Miles is Complete – Now it needs a home!

900 Miles is complete.  I’ve edited, had an editor edit it, and then I re-edited…..then I edited some more. The finished product is one awesome action packed zombie manuscript that I’m ready to start sharing with the world. This new zombie book is looking for a home.  I have begun sending query letters out to some key agents and publishers… Read more →

First Edit Due Back Friday

So the editor will have 900 Miles back on this friday.  I’ve already gotten the first sixteen chapter back, and I have to say that the editing process is very helpful!  This is going to be one heck of a Zombie Book when everything is said and done.  The editor is pushing me to go into realms that I didn’t… Read more →

Writing a Query Letter for A Horror Book

Thinking towards publishers and agents at this point, I’ve begun looking into how to get my book, 900 Miles, noticed.  Most people out on the web agree that it’s going to be VERY hard.  Evidently, the Query Letter is a key part of getting noticed. What is a Query Letter: This is a 1 page letter, broken down into three… Read more →

Getting social media started is hard…..

I kickstarted the social media push to begin promoting 900 Miles. If you build it, they most certainly will come…..WITH ALOT OF EFFORT! With a new theme on this blog, a ramped up Twitter channel and a fresh Facebook page all up and running, I launched them this week by promoting to friends, family and by following a whole bunch… Read more →

The first Draft of 900 Miles is Complete

Exploring a darker side of my imagination is what this was all about…..and holy cow, did I go there.  Looking back at the past months, with all ups and downs of writing a zombie book, I can at the very least know that I created the story that I would want to read as a  huge zombie apocalypse fan-boy. Sitting at just… Read more →