Book Recommendations from Josh and Daien

In the 12th episode of our Writers, Readers, and the Stories We Love livestreams, Daien Sanchez and I discussed a list of some of our favorite books from various genres. If you missed it, you can listen to the full conversation below. I've also written up the complete list of titles and authors we discussed … Continue reading Book Recommendations from Josh and Daien

My Self-publishing Experience

With the recent publication of Land of Outcasts, I want to take a few minutes to talk about my self-publishing experience for anyone considering a similar path. My focus here will be on the steps I actually took. There are some great comparisons available online of the different publishing options available. If you’re deciding on … Continue reading My Self-publishing Experience

Poems for Modern America: A Review of Floaters by Martín Espada

Floaters: Poems by Martín EspadaMy rating: 5 of 5 starsAbsolutely astounding. I cannot recommend this book highly enough.Opening with the full rage and grief of modern America, Espada gives heartbreaking and powerful voice to immigrants and the children of immigrants in the modern age--capturing the details of individual stories while painting a picture of America … Continue reading Poems for Modern America: A Review of Floaters by Martín Espada