Monthly Archives: January 2012

The new novel has a title and a publisher

The novel I just completed a first draft of will be called Stella Vero: Our Lady of the Tunnels, and it has been accepted for print publication in late 2012. That news made my week, as well as my month … Continue reading

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Free Kindle Zombie Horror Story Today

Five of my ebooks are free downloads today from Amazon. They include: The Ghoul God’s Bride – A Tale of Zombie Love The Camber Horror Cordial Spirits – Two Supernatural Tales The Captive Dragon – A Fantasy Novel Charles Bukowski … Continue reading

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Free Lovecraftian Horror Kindle ebook “The Camber Horror” by David Barker

Today you can download for free from Amazon my ebook horror story, “The Camber Horror.” Weird human-alien hybrids growing in the forests of Western Oregon.

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The book that would not die

So I thought I was done with this new novel, a first draft, but yesterday I suddenly realized I had left one character hanging.  He isn’t a major character — all his action is in the past and off stage … Continue reading

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Writing a fantasy novel

The Captive Dragon took me four years to write, working on my lunch hours at the office. Being a traditional fantasy novel (heroic/epic fantasy), it is tightly plotted and required much focus. To stay on course, I wrote for four … Continue reading

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“The Captive Dragon” Fantasy ebook is free today

After being available as a print on demand paperback from Xlibris for ten years and selling a total of seven copies (five of which I bought), this novel, that I spent four years writing, through three drafts, will finally be … Continue reading

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Free Young Adult Fantasy Novel ebook Starts at Midnight

Starting tonight at midnight, my young adult fantasy novel ebook, The Captive Dragon, is free from Amazon. This promotion lasts all weekend, ending Sunday night at midnight. Book Description: The Captive Dragon is a fantasy novel that tells the story … Continue reading

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