Checking In

The door creaks open letting in a sliver of light from beyond. The light is then briefly disturbed and followed by a shuffling sound as something moves  through the darkness. Opposite the door and along the path of the shuffling there is a loud thump, followed by a sharp scraping sound. "Dammit!" You gasp. A …

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Interesting Podcast about Publishing with Brent Weeks

Over on the Introverted Indie Author Podcast there is an interview with Brent Weeks, author of the Night Angel and Light Bringer Series.  Brent is a great author and has a history of doing funny things on book tour.  For example, he once did a reading of a new chapter for an "Up Coming" book …

Contact version 2.0

If you follow me on Twitter you may have noticed that I have doing some edits... On day 3 of edits. #Somuchred And Yellow, Purple and blue. #amwriting — Rich Jones (@IM_RichJones) February 10, 2016 Day 4 of Edits. The red is abating. Am able to sleep, but still the dreams come! #amwriting — Rich …

On the Sins of a World Builder or ‘Why do those Bunnies have Chain-Guns?”

Over on iO9 there is an interesting little post by Charlie Jane Anders entitled  "7 Deadly Sins of Worldbuilding" In short the 'Sins' cover a variety of mistakes a Creator can make when framing out the World of their narrative.  They cover things from 1) Not thinking about basic infrastructure (plumbing, food, waste management, etc.) to 7) …