FloralCars recently looked back on their favorite books from winter 2018-2019, and Imminent Dawn made the cut! Check out the full list of favorites at this address. Still haven't read Imminent Dawn? You can get your copy below---and don't forget to take advantage of the preorder deal for its sequel, Mourning Dove! If you order it now at… Continue reading Imminent Dawn Listed Among Favorite Books of Winter 2018 – 2019
This last weekend I had the good fortune to visit the UW Writers' Institute in Madison, Wisconsin as an invited speaker and book day participant! Not only did I have a great time and meet some exceptionally talented writers, but a number of attendees swung by the EMPATHY table during the book sale to nab… Continue reading The EMPATHY Series at the UW Writers’ Institute
Note: this content originally appeared on accountingforitall.com A few of you may remember this post from a few months ago, in which I mentioned Accounting for It All had been admitted to the Wisconsin Romance Writers of America’s Write Touch Awards. The book recently received its scores from the judges, and wow! Accounting for It All just missed placing in the… Continue reading Update: AFIA and the Write Touch Awards
Imagine me, aged twenty-three, in a cramped room with a tin roof, the only furnishings a collapsible aluminum table, a plastic lawn chair, and a ragged futon pressed against the far wall. Black rot blossoms along the molding, and every dog in the city barks at passersby who blink too loudly. This is where I… Continue reading Writing is Like Using a Washing Machine. Kind of.
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Cinephile and fellow author Dave Watson recently interviewed me for a post on his blog, "Dave Says Movies Matter." In it, I describe how the EMPATHY series started as a short story over half a decade ago, and what the future might hold for it and our expansive cast of characters. So what are you… Continue reading Author Interview on “Dave Says Movies Matter”
This Thursday through Sunday, author r. r. campbell will be attending the University of Wisconsin Writers' Institute, which The Writer magazine recently selected as the best conference for writers in the state of Wisconsin. Not only will r. r. be in attendance talking shop and selling books, he'll also be leading four sessions on the craft and… Continue reading This Week: Author r.r. campbell at the UW Writers’ Institute
Looking for an opportunity to meet me in person and talk all things Imminent Dawn, Mourning Dove, and more? As the Janesville GazetteXtra will tell you, an upcoming reading and signing event in Beloit is your chance to do just that! Some come say "hi," nab copies of the first two books in the EMPATHY series, and support local… Continue reading Beloit Event Featured in Janesville GazetteXtra
It's been... an interesting weekend. My in-laws invited my wife and I to visit, but I elected to stay home to make a sizable dent in my revisions for Event Horizon, the third book in my EMPATHY series. With the place to myself (aside from my cats), I figured I'd have no problem doing all the… Continue reading On Progress, Goals, and Control
We're now exactly one month from the release of Mourning Dove. You know what that means---it's time for a chapter reveal! It should go without saying that if you haven't read Imminent Dawn, there will be spoilers ahead. That said, you can still tap out and nab a copy of book one here before coming back to… Continue reading It’s Here: a Mourning Dove Chapter Reveal