ebooks

Secluded Shelf 5 — The 2015 Edition

The time has come for another new blog feature that promises to occur regularly, but could just as easily fall into the online trash can as prey to my capricious whim! Thus, without further delay, I present Secluded Shelf 5 — an annual list of 5 texts that I feel are criminally undervalued or have […]



Notes on a Screenplan — Now Available!

Once again, I’ve gotten my act together just enough to release another work into the ebookisphere. Like my previous collection of fiction, this item is available for free download on Smashwords.com. This book, Notes on a Screenplan, is a short, non-fiction work. Kind of a manifesto; kind of an opinionated rant. I wrote it because I […]



Centennial Ebook Extravaganza!

(Originally posted on Blogger site.) This very day, the download count at Smashwords for my ebook… HAS REACHED 100! I’d like to thank anyone and everyone who took the time to download a copy. If you haven’t, consider doing so. And, if you read it, do consider throwing a review or a rating up at […]



Self-Proliferating Like a Bread Mold

(Originally posted on Blogger site.) Leave me to sit in a warm room for a while and I will start popping up all over the place. Take, for example, these spiffy, new instances of web-presence: My very own Goodreads Author profile. The Dark Outside at Barnes & Noble. The ebook at Kobo. If you haven’t […]



The Dark Outside – Now Available!

(Originally posted on Blogger site.) It’s official, folks. My first collection of short fiction is now available for download through Smashwords. As mentioned in earlier posts, this ebook is licensed with Creative Commons, so it’s 100% free to download. Please head over and download a copy to read! It’s currently available in EPUB, MOBI, and […]



A Short Handbook for the Open Access Ebook Designer

(Originally posted on Blogger site.) (3/12/13 – Updated with some revisions suggested by Derik at MadInkBeard. Much obliged, sir!) (3/18/13 – Updated with a new link to cover design tips.) I’ve recently written about my plans to create and make available my own ebook. When I initially devised this idea, I had no idea how […]



Publishing Choices and Proxy Dilemmas

After some time spent investigating options and some deep contemplation, I’ve decided to publish my first collection of work through Smashwords.com. Currently, I’m coding, testing, adjusting, and generally getting the ebook ready for public consumption. I’ll let you know when it’s available, and that should happen pretty soon. Now, it’s important to mention that, per my earlier […]