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Funky ’70s Science Fiction! (guest appearance on Geeking in Indiana)

I had fun as a guest on Geeking in Indiana: Social Sci-Fi recently! Click on their logo to hear me talk with Lizz and Melissa about a few science fiction movies from the ’70s that show what kind of anxieties … Continue reading

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Still He Lingered Near… a new Whiteboard Wednesday!

This week’s Whiteboard Wednesday is based on as yet unreleased flash fiction by Katina French (being a beta reader has perks!). What do you suppose is going on in this scene? Comment with your guesses!

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Happy Birthday, Heather!

Heather is like family to me, and was one of the people who first believed in me as a novelist. A fan of my Road Ghosts Trilogy, she may have been written into the story. She’s the Queen of the … Continue reading

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Birthday greeting from “R.J.’s Angels”!

Happy birthday to my author buddy R.J. Sullivan! How convenient for his birthday to fall on a Wednesday this year, giving me an excuse to do a Whiteboard Wednesday featuring his characters. Shown here are Fiona “Blue” Shaefer, the ghost … Continue reading

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InConJunction 2016 here I come!

As I have done for the past several years, I’ll be selling books and in panel discussions, along with Speculative Fiction Guild friends, John F. Allen, R.J. Sullivan, and Matthew Barron! We are joined this year by Maurice M. McKiernan. … Continue reading

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At Indiana Comic Con this weekend! (Whiteboard Wednesday)

I will be at the Indiana Comic Con this weekend (Friday, April 29th – Saturday April 30th) at a table in the Artist’s Alley along with John F. Allen, R.J. Sullivan, and Frank Smith III! If you’re going to be … Continue reading

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Happy Rollertroll Birthday, Leslea Tash! (Whiteboard Wednesday)

It’s my friend Leslea Tash’s birthday, and in honor of her awesome books Troll or Derby and Troll or Park (as Red Tash), I drew her a Trollergirl! Happy birthday, Leslea! ❤

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Happy Birthday, Karl! (belated Whiteboard Wednesday)

Karl is an amazing guy, and I’m not just saying that because he’s my brother. He makes chainmaille jewelry and armor, he is a great dad to my nerdy nephews, he wrote a funny science fiction book of his own, … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday (and Whiteboard Wednesday), Helen! @hjtrek

Today’s Whiteboard Wednesday features a dear friend of mine, Helen Lake! She’s not only a fellow Five Year Mission fan, not only last year’s Fan Guest of Honor at Starbase Indy, but she’s also read more of my books than … Continue reading

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Whiteboard Wednesday: Sweet Caroline from Road Ghosts!

Happy Whiteboard Wednesday! It’s my dear friend Heather’s birthday today, so I thought I’d draw one of her favorite characters from the Road Ghosts Trilogy. The eerie similarities between Caroline and Heather are purely coincidental, of course! Caroline is Lizzie’s … Continue reading

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