Mixed it up this week with a film review! Read The Review!
Every memory is a poem yet to be written... "Born In July" Misty morning alone with my thoughts The fog rose like a theater curtain Revealed you in all your glory Your eyes signaled readiness Magic words uttered softly in the wilderness I gripped you like a soldier’s farewell Our lips intertwined in remembrance Lost... Continue Reading →
This week, someone suggested that I was out of touch with the world because I don't follow politics. I'm not anti-politics. I'm anti-politician. Most of them were spoiled little privileged rich poons, who were the children of spoiled little privileged rich poons, who were the children of spoiled little privileged rich poons. They can't comprehend... Continue Reading →
The upcoming C. Derick Miller novel, Far From Home, has been submitted to the ITW for consideration in the 2019 Thriller Awards! Although it's street date is December 6th, 2019, it will be considered for 'Best Paperback Original'. Far From Home is the second book in the 'Taste of Home' series: A Curse Beyond Comprehension.... Continue Reading →
As of Wednesday 9.26.18, I've been accepted into the International Thriller Writers organization! I'm so crazy busy right now that I don't have time to explain what that means but Google is free! lol. Seriously though, I'll post more about this when I get time. Just wanted to put it out there. Thanks to all... Continue Reading →
I love it when I read reviews of my work. Good or bad. This one is good! I only bought a kindle version of this because Horror stories are not my "go-to". I wanted to read it on the recommendation of a friend. Now I'll probably have to order a print copy, too. Because I... Continue Reading →
This week, I review Sharon K Middleton's "Beyond McCarron's Corner: Sassy's Story Enjoy! Read The Review!
I'm on Cloud 9 right now! On October 25th, I will have the opportunity to interview the son of a legend! Marty Haggard, son of the legendary Merle Haggard, is coming to my hometown to play a show! If you're in the Greenville, TX area, come join me! Tickets are $25 in advance and $30... Continue Reading →
Disclaimer: Once again, this is not my photograph. I borrowed it from the internet due to the likeness of my main character I just put the finishing touches on Chapter 16 of my upcoming novel Extinguished! Chapter 17 is calling me! 90 days of hard work in my spare time (with a few days off... Continue Reading →
Musician Tommy Cross (8 Bore, Whiskeyhat) and I played the Texan Theater today for what they call The Hump Day Happy Hour! (The clock on the north side of the courthouse has been stuck at 5 o'clock forever therefore...it's always 5 o'clock in Greenville, TX. If you can't believe the courthouse...what can you believe?). I... Continue Reading →
If you're in or near the town of Greenville, Texas this week, I will be a busy little man! Wednesday September 19th at 5pm I will be appearing at the Texan Theater for the Hump Day celebration. Musician Tommy Cross and I will try our best to entertain you to give thanks for mid-week! Saturday... Continue Reading →
"Visions of the past invaded the young man’s mind like a dated video cassette, watched repeatedly until visibly worn. He’d known nothing of a normal life. He had no childhood friends to reflect fondly upon and few Christmas mornings to recall overjoyed satisfaction. No, his life was in shambles from the moment his first breath... Continue Reading →
From the novel "Pages From The Bottom Drawer" by C. Derick Miller (out of print now) Night Ranger The melodies are calling him The songs of yesterday Where are the guitar warriors? Are they truly gone to stay? A young boy dreams of greatness His head rests on folded hands Headphones on his water bed... Continue Reading →
Are you a Walking Dead fan? Do you live near Greenville, TX? Want to watch the season premiere with other Walking Dead fans, play trivia, and dress like your favorite character? This will be the place to do it! Hosted by Texan Theater owner Barbara Horan and local author C. Derick Miller, the Walking Dead... Continue Reading →
I asked for this. No matter what comes my way, I have to keep those four words in mind. My brain is constantly screaming for me to write because I asked for this. My fingers on my left hand are bright red and tender to the touch from learning guitar because I asked for this.... Continue Reading →
It's time for me to get a rant out of my system. Deep breath and...SCREW YOU, A CHORD! How in the heck am I supposed to play you with three fat fingers so close together? Sure, I can cheat and just use the G and B strings but then I neglect the D string! The... Continue Reading →