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

Book Review: Alien Days

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Hey Space Cadets, how is everyone doing today? In May 2019 I had a short story published in the Alien Days Anthology. The story was co-written with Corey Truax, my former editor. It was a lot of fun to write, so I hope you enjoyed it! I wanted to take a second and share a book review of that story! Click the link here to read fellow military veteran and author MLS Weech’s review. Continue reading

Book Review: The Last Full Measure

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Hey Space Cadets, here is the next installment in my series of book reviews. I wish I had a lot to tell you, update wise, but I’m busy diving into my next project. Instead, here’s a look at what Continue reading

Book Review: Mother Ship

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Hey Space Cadets, I hope this blog post finds you well. I’m doing well, which is better than I deserve! Before you dive into my review of this novel, let me tell you why I write them, and you should too! These book reviews help the right readers find the right books. They let you, the consumer, tell the author what you think of their books and improve their craft. It helps your fellow Continue reading

Book Review: Burning Nation

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Hey Space Cadets, here is the next installment in my series of book reviews. I wish I had a lot to tell you, update wise, but I’m busy diving into writing my next novel. Instead, here’s a look at what I’ve been reading on my daily walks. To streamline the review process and make writing them less onerous, I have tried a more abbreviated format. Please be sure to share your Continue reading

Tales of Sales: Storming Area 51, A Bayonet Books Anthology

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Hey, Space Cadets, you stalwart survivors of social distancing and cabin fever! I hope you’re still surviving this quarantine.  How’s homeschooling going?  As for us, it sucks – there is a reason I’m not a teacher. But enough about that, today I’m hiding from the kids to pass on some literary escapism. I’m taking this non-sanctioned break to tell you about an amazing sale.  Storming Area 51 is on sale from April 24th through May 1st, it starts at $.99 and works back to the regular price. The sooner you buy, the cheaper it is.  I hope you all enjoy.

 

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Top Secret Update!

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Hey Space Cadets, I hope this day finds you well! If you’ve been around for a while, you know the I go total fanboy for author Terry Mixon’s books. Right now, he has Empire of Bones on sale for the low-low price of $0.99 USD. That price won’t last, in fact, the sale ends on the 25th of April. Continue reading