The Colony Giveaway!

Finally! After a ton of hard work, my new book The Colony is now on sale. Yes! Not only did I have a ton of fun writing this book, the “beta” readers who got advanced copies of this book love it too. It’s been really great hearing the enthusiasm from people who have enjoyed reading…

The Transylvania Book Fair

After all the research lately into taxes, politics and business, I thought it was time for an unequivocally positive story from around these parts. Last weekend here in Unicorn City was the first Transylvania Book Fair (link to Romanian news article about it here). There are a couple of other book fairs which come to…

Christian Missionary Edition

I am very happy to announce the American release of my guidebook, The Complete Insider’s Guide to Romania: Christian Missionary Edition. Please be aware that the material in the Christian Missionary Edition is virtually identical to the standard version of my book, The Complete Insider’s Guide to Romania. What sets the Christian Missionary Edition apart…

Further Adventures in (Self) Publishing

Oh my word, yesterday I did something that a normal person would’ve done a long time ago – research the fields of writing, publishing and selling books. You might remember my earlier post on this subject. All of my books (so far) have been self-published, which means that not only did I write them but…

Cabbage and Tuica

A couple of weeks ago I wrote a piece called Adventures in Publishing about what it’s like to be an author beyond just the process of writing a book and actually getting it published. Well today I went and delivered my completed manuscript for my upcoming book (in Romanian) to my publisher. This happened literally…

After Party

  Well there you go, signing my first autograph :D It was a cold and dark night and I know a lot of you wanted to come but didn’t. For those of you who did, much thanks and it was wonderful meeting you, even if sadly I have forgotten some of your names. There’s more…

1 Fish, 2 Fish, Blue Fish, Black Fish

Whew mercy, I’ve been one busy bee here the last 48 hours. All kinds of machinations and schemes and emails and phone calls are flying all over the place. Here’s the information so far: FOR ROMANIA: As I speak, the book is being registered in the Biblioteca Nationala a Romaniei which will give me a…