Category: I’m a Fan!

Why I still support Independent Publishing

A few years ago I found myself in a debate with a fellow writer who looked down upon independent/self publishing. Being a self publisher myself I took offense. During the exchange the writer contacted me through my personal e-mail, stating that he didn’t have a problem with my writing specifically, but independent publishing in general. […]

Monday October 27th, 2014 in I'm a Fan! | Comments Off on Why I still support Independent Publishing

Butler/Banks Blog Tour Spotlight: Balogun Ojetade

And the tour continues… Balogun is the author of the bestselling Afrikan Martial Arts: Discovering the Warrior Within and screenwriter / producer / director of the films, A Single Link and Rite of Passage: Initiation. He is one of the leading authorities on Steamfunk – a philosophy or style of writing that combines the African […]

Monday April 21st, 2014 in I'm a Fan! | Comments Off on Butler/Banks Blog Tour Spotlight: Balogun Ojetade

Sword and Soul Artist: Mshindo Kuumba I

Anyone familiar with Sword and Soul over the past three years will say that this blog is overdue. They would be right. Not long after I began putting Meji Book One together in 2008 I was introduced to Mshindo Kuumba I. I was suddenly blown away by his work. Not only is his art incredible, […]

Wednesday July 6th, 2011 in I'm a Fan! | Comments Off on Sword and Soul Artist: Mshindo Kuumba I

Immortal Fantasy – Valjeanne Jeffers

I met Valjeanne Jeffers a few years back at the social website Black Science Fiction Society.www.blacksciencefictionsociety.com/. I was  introduced to her writing skills through her excellent poetry. I love poetry and I envy poets for their natural ability to bend words to their will. At the time Valjeanne’s poetry was contemporary, so I challenged her […]

Wednesday May 5th, 2010 in I'm a Fan! | 3 Comments »

ResAliens

One of the good things about writing is I get to meet some really good people. I met Lyndon Perry at the forum of http://www.sfreader.com/. Lyn is the publisher of ResAliens, a speculative fiction magazine that specializes in spiritually themed stories. It’s been a while since I sat down and read a short story magazine […]

Thursday April 8th, 2010 in I'm a Fan! | 2 Comments »

Winston Blakely – Immortal Fantasy

If you’ve followed my work you’ve heard about Winston Blakely. He’s the artist whose outstanding illustrations are bringing Changa to life. Unlike me Winston is not new to the fantasy field. His bio reflects the life of a talented artist who has made and continues to make his mark in the industry. Winston, a native […]

Tuesday February 16th, 2010 in I'm a Fan! | Comments Off on Winston Blakely – Immortal Fantasy

Imaro IV is here!

The wait is over. After over twenty years Imaro IV is finally in print. This is a happy moment for long time Imaro fans as well as short timers such as myself.  Charles and I are friends and sword and soul brothers, but unfortunately I can’t claim the wonderful Imaro series as my inspiration. In […]

Sunday January 10th, 2010 in I'm a Fan! | 5 Comments »