Hell Follows is the sequel to my debut novel, Heaven Seeks (Now available on Amazon in soft cover or e-book) in the Offspring and Avatars series, so please leave me plenty of comments and votes, and let me know how you feel about it. 

I am currently breaking out of my comfort zone, and will soon post a new fantasy, Marked. Fantasy has always been the genre I was most attracted to, and have always wanted to try my hand at. Well, now I will.

I have worked and reworked this story many times, and am finally settling into a 'voice' for it. I knew what story I wanted to tell, but until recently, didn't know how to tell it.

A little about me:
As a knuckle dragging, whiskey drinking, hell-raising retired Marine, I'm genetically inclined to use the computer as a blunt instrument more-so than an outlet for my creativity. I am, however, active in several writing clubs, sites, and groups, and love sharing ideas and stories with other writers.

I'm married to a beautiful and very patient woman, and have three surprisingly well-adjusted children in a peaceful corner of Maryland. We chose this location to be free from big city traffic, convenient shopping, luxuries, necessities, paved roads, running water...
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novakiswriting novakiswriting Jun 16, 2016 02:35AM
A friend of mine, and fellow author, Jesse Sprague, could use some assistance. She is a fantastic writer, and has recently entered a contest with her story, Awake. Please give it a read. I assure you...
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