Seven Days of Steampunk

On May 1, 2012, Nimbus: A Steampunk Novel by Austin King and B.J. Keeton is going live on Amazon.com.

“Nimbus: A Steampunk Novel” Cover Reveal

Austin King and I are hard at work on Nimbus, our steampunk serial novel. The current plan is to (hopefully) have the first volume released by the end of April. We will be releasing the complete Part 1 on Amazon for $2.99, while posting weekly chapters here at Professor Beej.

On Stealing Time to Write

I'm a man that works well with a routine. If I have somewhere to be or something to do, I carve time out of my schedule to do it. I do it within that timeframe, too. Else the world ends. I used to think I didn't have to write that way. I thought writing was [...]

Quote of the Day – “Why Starting a Book Sucks” Edition

Thanks to Elana Johnson for being able to succinctly put into words the reasons behind my revision nightmares. So basically you've got 50 pages to hook a reader, set up the world (and how the MC sees the world), introduce the theme, build a character people will care about, and advance the plot through a [...]