Anyone else having a hard time focusing in 2020? That’s been my week, when I realized I still hadn’t posted my monthly happenings post. And I’m way behind on everything I’d hope to complete last month. Not my usual gung-ho start to a year. Maybe it’s a good sign. Or maybe I need Horris the Hellhound to light a little fire under my ass. All Complaining Aside Handcuffed in Horror’s discussion theme in February is … Read more
I would like to introduce you to one of my favorite characters in The Courier series. Trisha is a fun and spunky angel apprentice who tries to keep Barry in line, although it’s a constant challenge for her. I’ve been having the amazing RL Treadway draw the book covers and characters in the series, so I’d also like to thank her for doing such an amazing job, bringing Trisha to life. Please drop by her … Read more
HAPPY HALLOWEEN! As far as I’m concerned, Halloween starts in September but officially on October 1st. Here are all the things I have planned for the holiday festivities. I hope you will join me! This month includes lots of FUN activities in my Handcuffed in Horror and Dark Media Book Club Facebook groups. If you’re not yet a member, hop on over and join us. We’ll be talking about books, movies, games and more all … Read more
Welcome to day 2 of October Frights. Today demons are lurking. I’m featuring Fall for Freedom, only free through the end of this event. This is a very small introduction to Boss the demon in a prequel to The Courier Series. Boss possesses Pete, the main character, and is only heard in Pete’s head. He becomes a major character later in the series and has his own way of keeping himself…well, relevant and alive. ENJOY! … Read more
Enjoy this new Fall for Freedom part. It’s a short prequel to The Courier series about Pete Sinclair, Barry’s mentor in books 2 and 3. In part 3, Trisha makes a deal with Pete that could mean the end of his life. Go to part 3 or start reading from the beginning below.
Enjoy this new Fall for Freedom part. It’s a short prequel to The Courier series about Pete Sinclair, Barry’s mentor in books 2 and 3. In part 2, Pete meets Trisha, everyone’s favorite angel’s apprentice who is a main character in all the books. Go to part 2 or start reading from the beginning below.
I’m taking a break for a few weeks to complete some Warrant for Damnation rewrites. In the meantime, I’ve been finishing up Fall for Freedom, a short prequel to The Courier series about Pete Sinclair, Barry’s mentor in books 2 and 3. I will be releasing 6 short parts on WattPad before it goes off for final editing and formatting. Read it now, or read it later. It will be put on various sites for … Read more
Part 13 of Warrant for Damnation is available to read on WattPad. This week Barry’s getting to know Chump and another new character who are sure to get him in more trouble. Enjoy! Go to part 13 or start reading from the beginning below.
Part 12 of Warrant for Damnation is available to read on WattPad. This week Barry’s pulled his head out of his ass and is ready to get serious about eliminating his father. You’ll meet a new character this week too. Enjoy! Go to part 12 or start reading from the beginning below.
Part 11 of Warrant for Damnation is available to read on WattPad. This week Barry’s run is interrupted by someone familiar. Enjoy! Go to part 11 or start reading from the beginning below.
Part 10 of Warrant for Damnation is available to read on WattPad. This week you’ll find out what Gita did that sent Barry and Pete racing back to the boarding house. Enjoy! Go to part 10 or start reading below.
Part 9 of Warrant for Damnation is available to read on WattPad. This week Barry Learns a lesson about his father. Enjoy! Go to part 9 or start reading below.
Part 8 of Warrant for Damnation is available to read on WattPad. This week no one is happy to see Gita the Demon. Enjoy! Go to part 8 or start reading below. FREE today on AmazonBeware man-sized birds your first day working for Margery the Demonhttps://t.co/qts9TWNhAT#horror #comedy #goodvsEvil pic.twitter.com/gBKPwXm6Co — W. J. Howard (@by_wjhoward) January 13, 2017
Quick announcement that Call for Obstruction is free this Friday on Amazon. Don’t forget! FREE Friday. Add it to your GoodReads to-read list. https://t.co/D5nqOczrjjBeware of demon's magical cigarettes with an electrical punch 👿 pic.twitter.com/dJMo6nSZxp — W. J. Howard (@by_wjhoward) January 11, 2017
What a week! Can’t believe I accomplished anything with both gluten contamination and the flu. ICK! It’s why my weekly wrap up is late. So, what happened this week? Not much, but here it is. Upcoming Events I’ll be in a Women in Horror Month (WiHM) post on the RMFW blog February 6th. We’re talking about women in horror, surprise surprise. I’ll be talking about childhood influences that led me to be a horror fanatic. … Read more
Part 7 of Warrant for Damnation is available to read on WattPad. This week Barry makes another costly mistake that ends in a bloody mess, but maybe I’ve given up too much. Read and find out. Enjoy! Go to part 7 or start reading below.
Part 5 of Warrant for Damnation is available to read on WattPad. This week Barry meets a peculiar member of Pete’s crew in Trinidad, CO. Enjoy! Go to part 5 or start reading below.
Welcome to day 5 of the October Frights Blog Hop. I’ve got an action packed excerpt from chapter 2 of Warrant for Damnation, book 2 in The Courier series. This book releases mid to late November. I hope you enjoy the read. Anyone who leaves a comment today gets a free copy of Warrant for Damnation in either paper or eBook. If you’d like to read book 1, It’s the last day to get Call … Read more
Welcome to day 3 of the October Frights Blog Hop. Today is all about Margery the Demon, the antagonist in The Courier series. This short excerpt is from the beginning of the 1st book, Call for Obstruction, and is about the main character, Barry’s first meeting with her. The amazing drawing of Margery the Demon on the left was done by RL Treadway of Atrtink. It is my aspiration to turn The Courier series into … Read more
Instead of releasing a new part of Warrant for Damnation on Wattpad today, I released Call for Obstruction on paperback on Amazon. WHOO HOO! Feels GREAT to have the book back for sale. I don’t know why I waited so long. Hurry and get it free on eBook until September 1st. After that you’ll only be able to get it free through the end of the year if you join my mailing list. Sign up … Read more