In 2015, I began working on an animated short called “The Last Hunt.” In 2017, I halted work on the short to focus on writing the story as a novel instead. In 2020, I published IN THE ORBIT OF SIRENS, and the rest of the SONG OF KAMARIA would follow in the subsequent years. Now, in 2022, I am finally releasing the unfinished short that started it all. The short takes place… Read More
It being November, I want to shout out some things I’m thankful for. First of all my family and friends. I was fortunate enough to take an extended vacation back to my hometown in Illinois. I got to catch up with lots of people I hadn’t seen in a long time (some before the pandemic!) and it was refreshing being in my old stomping grounds. I even got to take my kids… Read More
New author photo!My workplace offered free professional headshots (very nice of them!) so I dressed up like a human and got some pictures taken. It’s been a while since I checked in, what have I been up to? Lots of life stuff, taking care of my kids and hanging out with my wife (and doing lots of yard work and house maintenance)My day job has summoned us back on a hybrid basis,… Read More
IN THE ORBIT OF SIRENS turns 2 years old today! When I launched 2 years ago, I had no idea if people would read my book, let alone enjoy it. I put my brain on display and hoped for the best. Fast forward, it has won multiple awards, placed as a finalist in the #SPSFC contest on Twitter, and even earned a real-life medal from Readers’ Favorite! It also introduced me to… Read More
Due to a stocking error, Amazon has discontinued sales of the hardcover editions of the Song of Kamaria. To correct this, I have decided to publish hardcovers through Amazon KDP, so that Amazon can print them on demand and they will never be considered out of stock. Sadly, since Amazon KDP does not have a dust jacket option, this means that if you purchase a hardcover for the Song of Kamaria past… Read More
I am so proud that IN THE ORBIT OF SIRENS has placed #5 in the first annual SELF-PUBLISHED SCIENCE FICTION COMPETITION! This was an exciting contest to be part of, and I am honored to have made it (just by a hair!) into the Top 5 winners. Congrats to all the finalists! And to see more, theSPSFC.org View IN THE ORBIT OF SIRENS on the SPSFC website!
Escapist Book Tours has lined up an excellent group of bloggers, tweeters, bookstagrammers, and hosts of all kinds to parade through the internet and announce Threshold’s arrival! Throughout the next 7 days, they will be posting about Threshold with guest spots, beautiful photos, and other great media. I look forward to seeing what they post and hearing their thoughts on this very special finale to the Song of Kamaria Trilogy. Here. We…. Read More
It’s here it’s finally here! ON THE WINDS OF QUASARS is available in Audiobook Format! CJ McAllister has done an amazing job putting this audiobook together. I have already hired him to tackle At the Threshold of the Universe, too, so that will be released a few months from now. Grab a copy of Quasars on Audible or iTunes today, and get ready! Cheers, -T.A.