How to post a book review

How to post a book review

Reviews are what authors live and die by. A bad review can tank sales whereas a good review has the potential to do the opposite, increase sales. Indifferent reviews are a total waste of time. I’ll get more into that later. The basic review should be at least 50-100 words long. Longer is better if … Continue reading

Latest news: Up From the Depths

Latest news: Up From the Depths

For those of you who have been following this from the start, Up From the Depths was scheduled to be released in September 2015 through Permuted Press. Events transpired and the rights were returned to me. The series will be released through Smashwords and Amazon’s Createspace in later summer/early fall of 2015. As I mentioned … Continue reading

Interview with Rich Restucci, Author of Run

Interview with Rich Restucci, Author of Run

  Can you provide a brief summary of your novel, Run? Zombies! Run!  Brief enough?   What was your motivation(s) to write this particular book/series? I love the genre. I’ve read tons of books and seen so many films.  Fully 80% of them suck, but you still have to turn the page or keep watching.  … Continue reading

Permuted Press: WTF are you doing?

Permuted Press: WTF are you doing?

    For those of you who follow my blog, you know that I’ve been working on the Up From the Depths series. You may also know that in March of 2014, I was accepted and signed by Permuted Press, a publisher known for apocalyptic horror fiction. Permuted Press had recently changed hands before I … Continue reading

What makes Up From the Depths stand out?

What makes Up From the Depths stand out?

For those of you who don’t know what Up From the Depths is, its a 6 book series that details the events of an ensemble cast before, during, and after an apocalyptic event. So what makes it stand out? The ensemble cast for one. There is no ‘hero’ character within the entire series. There are … Continue reading

Seeking Beta Readers

Seeking Beta Readers

I’m looking for no more than 10 people willing to take on the task of being a Beta Reader for my Up From the Depths series. While this may sound simple, there are some requirements. Requirements You must be able to discuss each book more than just commenting , it was good, or it was … Continue reading

Concept cover art

Concept cover art

Here is a sample of some covers for the Up From the Depths series. These covers were made using Powerpoint and are not from the publisher of the series.                

Preparedness, Practice, and your BOB

Preparedness, Practice, and your BOB

For National Preparedness Month, here’s a couple of tips that every prepper or anyone interested in prepping should consider.   As a prepper, if you fail to actually practice any of the plans you may have for whatever event, how can you be proficient or consider yourself prepared? Remember the fire drills that as a … Continue reading