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In the Wake of Wanting is here!

The wait is finally over for In the Wake of Wanting! My 15th book has arrived! 😀 ————— A good man treads away. Another man runs–can he even be called a man? ————— Even before the second semester of his sophomore year at Columbia began, Trey Holland knew his life would be completely different by… Continue reading In the Wake of Wanting is here!

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Excerpt: In the Wake of Wanting – “Hashtag”

I’ve got another (brief) surprise for you! It’s excerpt time! Make sure you preorder In the Wake of Wanting on Kindle US, Kindle UK, or iBooks today! It takes four hours for everyone to clear out of my apartment, including five investigators who swept the place and removed the camera after they checked for prints. My… Continue reading Excerpt: In the Wake of Wanting – “Hashtag”

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Excerpt: In the Wake of Wanting – “Duct Tape”

Hey, everyone… I’ve got a little something-something for y’all: a little dialogue between Trey, now a sophomore at Columbia, and a freshman writer that he works with on the school paper. I’m also thinking of a release date around October 27th-ish? I’ll pick an official date really soon, I promise. Downstairs, I see my partner… Continue reading Excerpt: In the Wake of Wanting – “Duct Tape”

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PROLOGUE: In the Wake of Wanting

Today, I’m releasing the prologue from In the Wake of Wanting. I made two graphics for it, but I’m doing a text-only version (like it’ll appear in the book) below them, if you prefer to read it that way. 🙂 A good man treads away But his thoughts stay Behind with the woman he loves… Continue reading PROLOGUE: In the Wake of Wanting

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Excerpt: In the Wake of Wanting – “Dinner with the Hollands”

I mentioned (in my previous post) in the description of my upcoming book, In the Wake of Wanting, the flustered freshman that Trey Holland would meet. I didn’t mention that the flustered feeling would be contagious. This excerpt brings back some of your favorites, if you’re a current reader of mine. (Livvy, Jon, Jack and Emi are all… Continue reading Excerpt: In the Wake of Wanting – “Dinner with the Hollands”

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Book Reveal: In the Wake of Wanting

As many of you may know, I’ve been diligently working on Trey’s novel for a few months now. Wouldn’t you know that I found a way to fall head-over-heals in love with this guy, too? Damn it. I can’t be faithful to any of these men. I’m so fickle. But we know who raised him,… Continue reading Book Reveal: In the Wake of Wanting

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This Book Business and the Bad Times…

This book business isn’t easy. I know logistically it *is* pretty easy, because everyone is doing it nowadays. But staying in it for the long haul? Not an easy thing, and shit will get to you. Take it from me, over time, it will absolutely get to you. I’ve had multiple talented friends walk away–either… Continue reading This Book Business and the Bad Times…