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Curveball’s First Year is Free to All

These days there's always a certain level of risk involved when you take on a new author. Sure, it might be great -- you might be swept away into a brand new world, caught up in a fantastic story, gripped by the trials and tribulations of the characters as you watch them struggle -- on [...]

By | August 16th, 2016|Christopher B. Wright|Comments Off on Curveball’s First Year is Free to All

Deep Talk, Or Why I Love Cons

My last con for the summer was Con-Gregate, a small sci-fi/fantasy convention in High Point, North Carolina, where I was a guest author (You can read about what I was doing there here and about the con itself here). I knew I was going to have fun, and my expectations were exceeded. There's nothing like spending [...]

By | August 16th, 2016|Conventions, PCS Officers, Samantha Bryant, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Deep Talk, Or Why I Love Cons

Our Next Anthology

Friends of the Pen & Cape Society, You may remember our two previous anthologies "The Good Fight" and "The Good Fight: Villains." We're going to do another anthology. Have any ideas for a theme? We'll look at your suggestions.

By | August 16th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Our Next Anthology

It Ain’t Shakespeare, But It’s Definitely Suicide Squad

Maybe I was just seduced by the tantalizing marketing, but up until very recently, David Ayer's Suicide Squad marked the first time I was genuinely excited about an upcoming DC/Warner Bros. property since at least The Dark Knight. Critical response, and feeling pretty burned by Green Lantern  and The Dark Knight Rises, was enough to keep me from experiencing Man of [...]

By | August 7th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on It Ain’t Shakespeare, But It’s Definitely Suicide Squad

GenCon and GenCon Writer’s Symposium Start Tomorrow in Indianapolis

The best four days of gaming is also one of the best conventions for writers. You can attend events to have your work evaluated, discuss the current market with industry insiders, and meet dozens of up-and-coming authors and established best-sellers like Robin Hobb (The Farseer Trilogy) and Patrick Rothfuss (The Name of the Wind). Afterwards, [...]

By | August 3rd, 2016|Conventions, Jeffrey Allen|2 Comments

Now on preorder: The Neighborhood Watch

*Reprinted with permission from Local Hero Press Beautiful cover art by Karyn Lewis Bonfiglio First, bask in the glory of this gorgeous cover art: Now let us tell you about this book. The Neighborhood Watch is written for middle-grade readers, but we think adult fans of the Just Cause Universe will enjoy it too. Twelve-year-old [...]

By | August 2nd, 2016|Book Series, Cover Art, Featured, Ian Thomas Healy|Comments Off on Now on preorder: The Neighborhood Watch

City of Legends series is half off this month only!

My publisher and the Amazon promotion gods have smiled down on me and my teen superhero series. All three books in the City of Legends series are half off for the month of August! That means an entire trilogy for only six bucks! This is a great time to stock up if you haven't read [...]

By | August 2nd, 2016|Cheyanne Young|Comments Off on City of Legends series is half off this month only!

Episode 10.1: Batman v. Superman! Unauthorized Expanded Nerdfight Edition!

Are you ready to RUMBLE? In today's completely unauthorized and unasked for unepisode, Percival Constantine, author of the Vanguard series, and C.B. Wright, author of the Curveball series, will fight till the end to settle whether the movie Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice sucks or not! Why are we still talking about this three months later? [...]

By | July 17th, 2016|4 Comments

Spider-Woman and the Margins of the Marvel Multiverse

  The unlikely source of today's inspired ramblings is a comic book character I've rarely thought twice about, except whenever Comixology puts some of her books on sale and I see a writer's or artist's name attached that piques my interest. I'm talking, of course, about your friendly neighborhood Spider-Woman. I don't know much about [...]

By | July 9th, 2016|Stephen T. Brophy|Comments Off on Spider-Woman and the Margins of the Marvel Multiverse