Done!

The first draft of my next novel, Extinguished, is complete!!! 4 months and 100,000 words later... Angel Burns is a young fire fighter with a shrouded history. During a routine night at work, she accidentally stumbles upon a demonic ceremony that brings her memories out of hiding…as well as her repressed supernatural powers. Angel soon … Continue reading Done!

Review # 42!

The ever changing Texas weather has finally knocked me for a loop. I'm working from home today, dozing in and out of consciousness, and looking for just about anything to bring me out of this allergy induced coma. I believe I may have found it! A Taste Of Home has received its 42nd Amazon Review! … Continue reading Review # 42!

Review # 41

Review # 41 to my beloved novel A Taste Of Home has been published to Amazon! It simply states "Great book. Scary, funny, and sickening. Highly recommend!" This is all I've ever wanted a review for this novel to be! I tried to fill it with suspense, humor, and a little bit of grotesque imagery. … Continue reading Review # 41

November Happenings!

The month of November is going to be a bit of a break for me! Yes!!! That's a good thing because October handed my ass to me and December appears as though it will spank me like the bad boy I am. So...it's not all bad. Here is a list of all the C. Derick … Continue reading November Happenings!

Martin Matthews Interviews ME!

I spend so much of my time reviewing books and interviewing authors that I'd forgotten what it was like to have my own brain picked apart! Great interview! Read The Interview!

Memories.

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 Memories.

Hump Day Happy Hour!

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 Hump Day Happy Hour!

This Week, Greenville, Texas!

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 This Week, Greenville, Texas!