... is available for pre-order! You can find it by following this link to It doesn't look like they have the excerpt up there yet, so if you want to hear the first three minutes of the book you can go here. It's read by the wonderful Christian Rodska, who worked on the Horacio Hornblower novels. This week I continue on with my Spring Blog Tour. On Monday I enjoyed a chat on the Reader/Writer Podcast with Ben Delano, where I talk about beekeeping, learning the ropes of fantasy writing under Brandon Sanderson, and my debut novel. Follow the link above to give it a listen.

This morning The Mad Hatter's Bookshelf and Book Review was kind enough to have me on. I wrote about Industrialization in Epic Fantasy and how I used industrialization within the world of PROMISE OF BLOOD.

That's all for now, but more will be coming. The schedule is packed this month. If you're not sick of hearing me go on by now, you will be in two weeks.