Offering Books for Free, with Interview

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It’s a question that often comes up from fans and other writers. “Why do you offer any of your books for free?” I usually give my answers when the question comes up, but one curious reader asked me several questions lately, and I figured that they might make for a good posting on the subject. So here we are.

Free books have flooded the marketplace lately, from Amazon to Barnes and Noble, from iTunes to Kobo. Independent author-publishers are beginning to ...

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Writing for Squidoo

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I’ve been writing for Squidoo for a couple of days, and it really helps me to break writer’s block and get energized for working on the novels. The zombies are coming along at a steady, albeit slow, rate, and I’m deep into editing the fantasy novel.

Anyhow, on Squidoo, I’m writing author help articles, so why not check them out? Here’s a list of Brian Kittrell’s lenses on Squidoo.

Hopefully, I can get the ...

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22,000+ words in two weeks?

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And I’m still not fried somehow. It’s been a little over 10 days, and I’ve averaged 2,200 words a day, but I’ve only written for four of those days. I got burned out after the first 11,000 in two days, but I’m back at it.

Why, you ask?

There are two books coming out this year, of course. A World Forsaken is due out by the end of September, and Circle of Sorcerers needs to go to editing by August 21st. It’s ...

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Looking Towards the Future

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As I have substantially passed the halfway mark in writing The Survivor Chronicles series, there is always forward looking to consider.  I can’t always write about zombies – well, I could, but I don’t want the stories to become stale or boring.  So, I have to consider what is next in store for your poor, fledgling writer.

I’ve been asked, but I can’t tell anyone the answer to the question, “Where will you go from here?”  It’s not because I am ...

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