July 21st, 2014 by JTL Categories: Informational

(To view the books of the Thurian Saga for purchase or preview, click one of the images below or check My Author Page.  Also, please follow me on Twitter!) Book 10: NEW!!! Vanarra de Gonari is becoming.  She is reaching the end of a journey started … Continue reading

What’s in the backlog of things to do?

September 12th, 2018 by Site Administrator Categories: Author's Comments, Writing Updates

What’s in the backlog of things to do?  Well, it’s not just coming up with the story, and to make that clear, here’s what is on my plate right now for “things to do!” Finish the last pre-editor review for The … Continue reading

The Legacy of Aris cover preview!

September 9th, 2018 by Site Administrator Categories: Uncategorized, Writing Process, Writing Updates

The Legacy of Aris cover preview!  I had to share this one sooner rather than later because I’m so happy with how it came out!  Again using the amazing character art of Kat Miller and a book cover design by ebook launch.com, there … Continue reading

Progress Report – The Legacy of Aris

September 2nd, 2018 by Site Administrator Categories: Author's Comments, Writing Process, Writing Updates

Progress Report – The Legacy of Aris (and other projects).  What exactly is happening right now in the wonderful world of writing? 😉 The completed manuscript is now in its fourth internal (my own) review.  As a reminder, here they … Continue reading

Ever wonder where to start with these books?

August 13th, 2018 by Site Administrator Categories: Informational

“You have so many books!  Where would I even start?” It’s a question I get because there are, yes, quite a number of books out there. I’ve got a new guide which you might find helpful!  Check out WHERE DO I … Continue reading

Coming Soon! The Legacy of Aris!

August 11th, 2018 by Site Administrator Categories: Author's Comments, Writing Updates

Imagine a world where those who harbor hope are considered insane, where everyone fears and hates their gods, and where being born is a curse. That is the planet of the Mayara, their burning and spiteful goddess shining in the … Continue reading

The Legacy of Aris – Book 11 Manuscript is FINISHED!!!

August 11th, 2018 by Site Administrator Categories: Writing Updates

The Legacy of Aris – Book 11 Manuscript is FINISHED!!!  And now, as before, the real work begins!  This book represents a shift from the original arc of Vanarra, Sanassa, and Theo to a whole new race and species.  While … Continue reading

The Thurian Saga now has a truly epic overture!

June 30th, 2018 by Site Administrator Categories: Author's Comments, Informational

The Thurian Saga now has a truly epic overture!  Exceptionally talented composer and musician, Iain James Armour, has just created an amazing overture for The Thurian Saga!  Mr. Armour has recorded at Abbey Road Studios in London and with the 70-piece … Continue reading

Incarnation Updated and Ascension loses 20,000 words!

March 10th, 2018 by Site Administrator Categories: Author's Comments, Writing Process

Incarnation Updated and Ascension loses 20,000 words!  Oh, it’s all good!  Thus far, my editors haven’t come back with suggestions to lower the page count and tighten things up, but this time, for Ascension, they did. So, I have been going through that story, … Continue reading

The Legacy of Aris approaching two-thirds done…

February 11th, 2018 by JTL Categories: Author's Comments, Writing Updates

The Legacy of Aris is approaching two-thirds done!  This is book eleven for me, and this weekend was dedicated to going through a review of not only it, but Ascension, Resurrection, and even Incarnation!  One of my readers was kind … Continue reading

The (not so) New Year, and where things stand…

January 29th, 2018 by JTL Categories: Informational, Writing Updates

The (not so) New Year, and where things stand…  First, Happy New Year!  I’m going to try to a little bit better about posting, but in all honesty, during the holidays and Christmas, there’s not much to report other than … Continue reading