Coming Soon

Coming Soon

July 4, 2019 dkeener 0

Well, I’ve been a little preoccupied lately. The New Day Job has been keeping me pretty busy, so I’m a little behind on both my blog updates and my publishing schedule. Nevertheless, I have a whole load of stuff going on. So, here goes… I’m finishing up my edits for […]

Proof for "The Curator"

Received Proof Copy of “The Curator”

December 9, 2018 dkeener 0

The proof of The Curator, the new anthology from the Hourlings Writing Group, arrived today just hours after the meeting. I really wanted to show it to folks at the meeting. Oh well. Anyway, it looks good. It will be reviewed and finalized this week. With any luck, the anthology […]

Fateful Bridge

Preview: The Good Book

December 1, 2018 dkeener 0

Enjoy this preview of the first chapter of my novelette, The Good Book, available on Amazon in both print and ebook format. It’s the story of a man who he thinks he has nothing left to live for…and a magic book that shows him how wrong he is. Malcolm Jameson […]

Road Trip

Preview: Road Trip

November 19, 2018 dkeener 0

This a preview of my story, Road Trip, which will be published in February 2019 (real soon now). It’s Chapter 1 of an urban fantasy set in 2003 and featuring a former Marine injured in the war in Afghanistan. Rocco Fitch spotted the beggar on his regular morning walk to […]

Lantille

Preview: The Rooftop Game

November 17, 2018 dkeener 0

This is a preview of my story, “The Rooftop Game,” about a royal bodyguard who will go to any length to save the life of his charge, the infant Princess Analisa. It’s actually available in two places: Fantastic Defenders — An anthology of five long stories, including other great authors […]

Fantastic Defenders

Need Your Help to Promote “Fantastic Defenders”

November 16, 2018 dkeener 0

I need your help. My “Fantastic Defenders” anthology, containing five long fantasy stories about heroes defending against mystical threats, has been climbing the ranks at Amazon. As of last night, it was ranked 139 in the Fantasy Anthologies category. But WAIT! There’s more. Amazon has discounted the book by 65% […]

Fantastic Defenders

Hardcover Discussions

November 7, 2018 dkeener 0

Breaking news. I’m currently in discussions to do a hardcover of Fantastic Defenders, the anthology that I co-edited with Donna Royston. It’s a fantasy anthology about heroes fighting against fantastical threats. I’ll have more news as the situation develops.

The Curator - Anthology Cover

Coming Soon: The Curator

October 27, 2018 dkeener 0

Coming soon! The Curator, an anthology about…artwork? Yes. And featuring my new novella, “Clash by Night,” a semi-military SF story about a heist in a futuristic, war-ravaged Brazil. Here’s the text from the back cover of this new anthology… Who is the Curator? And why is the Curator’s body in […]

The Rooftop Game - Buy Now!

Failure Is Not an Option

October 20, 2018 dkeener 0

Failure…is not an option. Surrounded by enemies, Lydio Malik, the Royal Bodyguard to the infant Princess Analisa, will do ANYTHING to save the sole heir to the throne. Imagine “Die Hard, on the roof of a castle tower”…and you have the distilled essence of this action-packed story. In print and […]

Towers by Martina Stipan

Raw Cover for “Bitter Days”

September 27, 2018 dkeener 0

Here’s a preview of the artwork, called “Towers,” that I’ve licensed for use as the cover of my upcoming book, Bitter Days, due to be published in late October. It’s by Martina Stipan, an artist in Croatia that I found on Deviant Art. When I first spotted the picture, I […]