Tag: Rise of the Sidenah

4 Ways Publishing a Book Changes Your Life

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4 Ways Publishing a Book Changes Your Life

My younger brother and I have a running joke between us. He’s a pilot in the Air Force. He’s got five more years to give back to the service before he can decide if he wants to stay in and retire or leave and work in the commercial sector. He’s not worried about it, because […]

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My Fantasy Novel Now Available in Print

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My Fantasy Novel Now Available in Print

I’m excited to share that my fantasy novel, “Rise of the Sidenah,” is now available in print format on Amazon. You can also pre-order the Kindle version for only $4.99 for a limited time. If you’re looking for even better discounts, the publisher, Jupiter Gardens Press, is now offering both versions as follows: Get the […]

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My Fantasy Novel Officially Releases Today!

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My Fantasy Novel Officially Releases Today!

I’m excited to announce that Rise of the Sidenah officially releases today. I’ve been talking about pre-orders of the Kindle version for awhile, and the print version became available on Amazon last week, but according to my publisher (Jupiter Gardens Press), this is the official date of the release. Yay! I’m doing the happy dance. […]

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Local News 8 & KIDK Interview

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Local News 8 & KIDK Interview

Thank you to Local News 8 and KIDK 3 for featuring me and my fantasy novel, Rise of the Sidenah! I continue to be impressed with how involved the folks at this news channel are in the community. It was only a couple months ago that I had the pleasure of playing under lead anchor […]

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Gunnison Country Times Features “Rise of the Sidenah”

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Gunnison Country Times Features “Rise of the Sidenah”

A big “thank you” to the Gunnison Country Times for their recent feature on me and Rise of the Sidenah. Gunnison, Colorado is the home of my old alma mater, Western State Colorado University. I lived four years of my life in this beautiful little town, and it still holds a special place in my […]

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Morning News Features “Rise of the Sidenah”

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Morning News Features “Rise of the Sidenah”

A big “thank you” to the Morning News for their recent feature on me and Rise of the Sidenah. I had a lovely chat with Leslie Mielke, the reporter, about the writing process, what it’s like to work with an editor, and how I wrote fiction on the side for over 15 years before finally […]

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My Interview with the Grand Junction “Daily Sentinel”

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My Interview with the Grand Junction “Daily Sentinel”

A big “thank you” to the Daily Sentinel for their recent feature on me and Rise of the Sidenah. I’m very grateful to Laurena Davis, editor and writer, for her insightful questions into the story and my writing process, and her kind coverage of Rise of the Sidenah and my efforts with Writing and Wellness. She […]

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“Rise of the Sidenah” Going Out of Print

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“Rise of the Sidenah” Going Out of Print

It was about a year ago that Jupiter Gardens Press released my fantasy novel, Rise of the Sidenah. Since then the story has been recognized twice—3rd place fantasy in the North American Book Awards, and Official Selection, Young Adult Fantasy, in the New Apple Book Awards. It’s with a heavy heart that I share the […]

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