Now that Craig Hart and I are poised to release SpyCo #6, Assignment: Dublin, (our 4th book together), I feel it's time to address some of the... I must call them what they are... bloodcurdlingly frightening similarities between the two of us. I'll start with the fact that both of our wive's are named Kim. … Continue reading Craig and Scott – A List of Similarities
It's been very cold here in Central New York. I'm talking below zero on a regular basis cold. When it's this cold there are only a few things I enjoy doing, and most of them I can't talk about here. Because they involve things like shoe sales and peel and eat shrimp. I also … Continue reading All Our Writing Secrets…
Hello and greetings once again from the House that St. Paddy built! (I don't know if anyone actually calls Ireland that, but it worked for the Yankees with Babe Ruth, so I thought I'd spin it. Probably for the last time.) In my last communique, I told you about all the Christmas fun I was … Continue reading Dublin Dispatch #4 – A New Year in Dublin
A lot of people like action-packed spy thrillers. I know this because I know a lot of people. I also know myself, more or less, and I like action-packed spy thrillers. I think this pretty much proves everything I've ever said is true. So now you know that what I'm going to say next is … Continue reading I Have No Idea Why You Wouldn’t Do This
I've written about new directions that might or might not have been coming down the pike in recent posts, and now it's time to be a little more transparent about what those changes/new projects might be. For some time now I've been feeling the tug to try my hand in a different genre, namely the … Continue reading Well Now, Here’s Something!
I've probably mentioned it in passing, (I've actually whined about it repeatedly), but I hate editing. I get that, especially for the impoverished indie writer, it's a necessary evil, part of the gig, just another bump in the road, [add your cliché here]. I get it. But it still sucks. Last night, while I was … Continue reading Editing Nightmares
Alright. I realize I have a links page, and on that page I have a section dedicated to other authors. But as these authors are also my friends, I want to give them a little more pagetime (a word I just invented). These guys are all amazing authors, and they work like crazy not only … Continue reading Friends – Entry #1