Dino-rific Sale!

T Rex stomps a car over text of all 26 authors' namesHey! Today D is for Dinosaur is on sale for just $.99 for the ebook. The price goes up again Wednesday. That’s just — hold on — less than 4 cents per story, and all about dinosaurs, real or metaphorical. Hard to argue with that value.

Cover Reveal: The Weather War

The Weather WarPart of the fun of being a writer is hanging out with other writers. I just got home from the Realm Makers conference — more on that later — and today I get to share a schmancy new cover in theĀ Storms in AmethirĀ series by my friend and critique partner Stephanie A. Cain. Check out The Weather War! Continue reading

Japanese Chocolate and Japanese Fiction

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Chocolate.

This is the first in a new series of posts, and I don’t know how many there will be, on chocolate.

Because chocolate.

My intention is to share some unusual chocolate thing and tell you why it’s remarkable. Continue reading

We Won! A Video Snippet and New Anthologies

So, as you may have heard, my war unicorns Nova & Reaver won the Equus Battle Royal. While I totally played it cool, inside I was doing a Snoopy dance and singing something like this:

So, I’d promised that if Nova & Reaver went all the way, I would read you a snippet from an upcoming story. Since you got an excerpt of “Rue the Day” in the Equus battle, I decided to read something from a different story, but one that’s also coming soon. Continue reading

A Winner is You!

A Winner Is YouYou did it, you fabulous readers, you.

You voted for Nova & Reaver and you won. Continue reading

Equus: Fight and Launch!

Vote for War Unicorns!YOU GUYS ARE AWESOME.

I asked for help when Nova & Reaver made the #EquusFight semi-finals, and you came out in droves. Herds. Voting closed at 100-33 in favor of the trained war unicorns. You rock.

And thus, we come to the finals. Continue reading

Contest for Hall of Heroes

Hall of HeroesTo celebrate the release of the anthology Hall of Heroes, I’m having a contest.

I have two stories in this anthology, “And Only the Eyes of Children” and “Teamwork.” To enter the contest, you must answer this question: Continue reading

Vote, Maybe Even Win, & Get a Free Book Just For Reading This Post

Vote for War Unicorns!No, seriously, it’s all that simple. (Well, and you have to click a link or two.)

First up: Nova and Reaver, my highly-trained war unicorns from my story “Rue the Day” in the fantabulous upcoming Equus, have advanced to the semi-finals.

Ready for action? Click here and comment that you want Nova and Reaver to win. Sure, a kelpie is cool and all, but we’re talking trained war unicorns. Just click and comment. Continue reading

MerMay Giveaway!

It’s #MerMay on the internet, and that means beautiful sirens and sea-people!

Or sometimes carnivorous and cannibalistic seductive monsters. You know, it can vary.

So I’m participating in a #MerMay giveaway, and you can jump right in, the water’s fine!

There are plenty of cool books to check out, and together we are giving away this lovely mermaid journal:

a Rafflecopter giveaway

It’s worth paddling over there just to see some of the covers. Pretty.

BAIT by Laura VanArendonk Baugh. BAIT. They eat us to live. We eat them to live forever.Not sure you’re ready for the deep end? You can just get your feet wet with a free preview of my novella Bait, available here.

The giveaway contest runs May 4-18, 2017. Good luck!

Blog Tour: ARBITER

Arbiter blog tourToday is the launch day for Arbiter, a YA dystopian fantasy by Jamie Foley. And let me start off by saying, hold everything and look at this cover. Continue reading