Announcing The Friends of S.C. Barrus Suggested Reads

I’m still early in my writing career, after all I’ve only been at this a year and a half. So if you found Discovering Aberration, read it, and wanted something else, what do you read? There’s always Midway Between Heaven & Hell which might take you all of 20-30 minutes to read. But from there, you’re kind of […]



A Look Back at My First Year and a Half in Publishing

I always meant to write a blog post once I hit my 1 year publishing anniversary, but that day passed months ago without me even thinking about it. Don’t worry, after missing my first wedding anniversary I have that date chiseled into my brain. So here it is, my first year (and a half) in […]

My 2×4 Week

Good grief, this week is a 2×4 week. That’s one of those weeks where you constantly feel the after effects of someone smacking your forehead with a 2×4, but you don’t quite remember getting hit. That’s my week in a nutshell. In the middle of moving, next week I’ll be sleeping somewhere new. Meanwhile this […]



Writers, Heres How I Take Advantage of Live Events (Cons, Book Readings, etc)

Every writer should be doing cons (conventions). Even if you’re introverted and afraid to talk to people, there are ways around this. In this guide I’ll share with you what has worked well for me this past year. One of my absolute favorite thing about being a published writer is getting out there and meeting/making […]

10 Quotes from The Gin Thief: Episode 1

As I write The Gin Thief, I’ve been sharing random spoiler free quotes on my Google+ and Facebook pages. Because this week only, the entire series of The Gin Thief is available for pre-order at a reduced price on Kickstarter, I thought it was the perfect time to collect and share these quotes. 1. The Captain looked over […]