April News

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Hey Space Cadets, how’s everyone doing on this fine day? I’m pretty good, thanks for asking! I’m deep into my preparations for my garden, taking into consideration what I learned from 2020. I still haven’t figured out what I want to plant this year, but I definitely only want to spend energy and resources growing plants I will use. I’m looking at the best way to preserve what I produce, so nothing is wasted. Continue reading

JR Handley’s New Anthology – On Deadly Ground

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Hey Space Cadets, how is everyone today?  I am doing fine – just finished a short story.  Which got me to thinking – no that is not my brain smoking… where was I?  Oh yes, I got to thinking about where to publish the story. Then it hit me… literally hit me, that it was time to do a new anthology. So, after talking to my admin staff we decided to go for it.  So below you will see the details of my call for short stories for this anthology.

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March News

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Hey Space Cadets, how’s everyone doing on this fine day? I’m pretty good, thanks for asking! I’m deep into my preparations for my garden, taking into consideration what I learned from 2020. Also, I’m looking at the best way to preserve what I grow so there is nothing wasted.

Now, let’s talk about my writing news. I just typed ‘the end’ on The Reservist 2 and turned it in to the publisher! Can I get a Continue reading

New Anthology Release

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Hey Space Cadets, how’s everyone doing today? I’m doing well, still pushing myself to get back into my exercise routine. I’m desperately trying to undo the damage these COVID gains and get the scale going back in the right direction. In addition to my daily walks, I am also trying a new fasting diet of one meal a day.  Which me luck. I just wanted to take a break from Continue reading

The Great Beyond Anthology

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Hey Space Cadets, how’s everyone doing? Things are going well here, the weather is manageable and summer has come to Fort Handley. That means no more homeschooling and hopefully more time for writing words. And reading them! If you’re also searching for the next summer read, then look no further. Continue reading

New Release: From the Ashes – A Bayonet Books Anthology Book 3

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Hey Space Cadets, how are you all doing? I’m doing great, especially since I can tell you about a new release! I have a new anthology out!!!  I can’t wait to get everyone’s reaction to these stories. Continue reading

Tales of Sales

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Hey Space Cadets, how’re y’all doing today? I wanted to share another blog post where I mention some amazing sales for your burgeoning TBR List. These titles are ones worth checking out, books I own myself. I haven’t read all of them, but they piqued my interest enough to buy them! As usual, please be kind and speak your mind on the reviewing platforms if you check out the books! Seriously, GoodReads and Amazon have spaces where you can shout your thoughts to the world!

Word of Warning: These sales are too good to last forever, so act now before it’s too late!

 

Dropship: A Near Future Thriller (Forsaken Mercenary Series) by Jonathan Yanez

$0.99 USD

 

Absolution: A Near Future Thriller (Forsaken Mercenary Series) by Jonathan Yanez

$0.99 USD

 

Fury: A Near Future Thriller (Forsaken Mercenary Series) by Jonathan Yanez

$0.99 USD

 

Spacers by Scott Bartlett

$0.99 USD

 

Resistance (Black Talon Series) by Chris Winder

$0.99 USD

 

Liberty Station (The Humanity Unlimited Saga) by Terry Mixon

$0.99 USD

 

Shockwave (Star Kingdom Series, Bk1) by Lindsay Buroker

$0.99 USD

 

Wholesale Slaughter: (Wholesale Slaughter Book 1) by Rick Partlow

$0.99 USD

 

Horizons Beyond: A Keystroke Medium Anthology

$0.99 USD

 

Fire At Will: A Space Opera Adventure (Far Beyond Book 1) by Christian Kallias

$0.99 USD

 

The Magitech Chronicles Quadrilogy by Chris Fox

$0.99 USD

 

Rumors of War (Cadicle Vol. 1-3): An Epic Space Opera Series by A.K. DuBoff

$0.99 USD

 

Rise Of Mankind: The Complete Series (Books 1-10) by John Walker

$0.99 USD

 

The Vigilante Chronicles Omnibus by Michael Anderle & Natalie Grey

$0.99 USD

Renegade Star by JN Chaney

$0.99 USD

 

Animas Boxed Set (Books 1-4) by Michael Anderle & Joshua Anderle

$0.99 USD

 

Until next time, stay frosty and don’t forget to keep your powder dry!

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JR

->As usual, all images came from the Google’s “labeled for reuse” section or are screen grabs taken by JR Handley for use under the Fair Use Doctrine.

 

CALL FOR AREA 51 ANTHOLOGY

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Outer Space HeaderHey Space Cadets, how’re y’all doing today?  I am doing fine – laughing with my family about the Area 51 mime.  Which got me to thinking – not that is not my brain smoking… where was I?  Oh yes, I got to thinking it would be great to do an Area 51 Anthology.  So, after talking to my admin staff (you know the wife) we decided to go for it.  So below you will see the details of my call for short stories for this anthology. Continue reading

Alien Days Anthology

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Hey Space Cadets, today is a good day! My short story was published today as a part of the Alien Days: A Castrum Press Anthology. It was co-written with my former editor in 2017 and later discovered on a thumb drive. When Corey Truax and I heard of the call for this anthology, we had to submit our story! Now here we are, proud contributors to this kick-ass anthology! It was a lot of fun to write, we hope you have as much fun reading it!

This anthology is a multi-author anthology with thrilling tales of aliens, invasions, artificial intelligence, friendship, deceit, and extinction. A combination which Continue reading

Call for ARC Readers

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Hey Space Cadets, I wanted to let you about a chance to get a free copy of one of the anthologies I’ll be in later this year. We’re looking for ARC readers to get advanced copies of the Aliens Anthology being put out by Castrum Press! I’ve mentioned that I was submitting one of my short stories, and it was accepted! Are you interested in reading this and sharing your opinions about it on launch day. If so, email me at jrhandley@jrhandleyinc.com and we’ll get you added to the list! Continue reading