Howdy all! I’ve been absent for quite some time from my blog and social media, and plan to continue my aloofness through the end of the year at least. At the same time, I’ve noticed there have still been quite a few visitors to my blog every month. So I’m going to write a blog post a month to let you know what I have been doing. I’m Writing! Yes, I am writing…A LOT. Half … 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.
This week I’m reviewing Hell and Back, an animated horror comedy. Here’s what it’s about: “Two best friends set out to rescue their pal after he’s accidentally dragged to hell.” This is a fun movie. I did enjoy it, although I can’t give it a spectacular review. Hell and Back was completely and totally predictable. The comedy was the same old same old, as if the writers stole a bunch of jokes an threw them … 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 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.
Hello and Welcome Brain to Books Cyber Convention Visitors! I’m author W. J. Howard, but you can call me Wendy. Tomorrow starts the Brain to Books Cyber Convention and Book Expo, so I thought I’d let you know what I’m up to the next three days. I write dark stories mixed with comedy for all ages. My main focus is creating action-packed stories for young people who are looking for books as fast paced as … Read more
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.
Howdy all! Every Saturday I share what I’m up to along with things I recommend you check out. Here’s what happened this week. Upcoming Events February 6th WiHM Getting to Know You: I’ll be participating in a Women in Horror Month blog post on the Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers Blog on the 6th of the month. This blog post includes female members who are horror writers talking about our chosen genre. February 20-24 WiHM Blog … Read more
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
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.
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
I am VERY excited to announce that part 1 of Warrant for Damnation, The Courier #2 released today on Wattpad. I was going to wait until the beginning of September, but I really need to light some fire under my ass to get this novel edited quicker. New parts will release every Friday morning. If you haven’t read book 1, Call for Obstruction, you can also read it on Wattpad. Or you can get it … Read more
I’m in a very confused state of mind going into this week’s review. It’s Preacher, the new AMC show, that has me perplexed. Here’s what it’s about: “What if an angel and a demon procreate? What would that offspring be? Would it be holy or demonic or both? Preacher Is that tale. The offspring has no body, just a soul. That soul needs a body and chose Jessie. A preacher from Texas with a loss … Read more
For the last few years I forgot my main career goal, become a successful fiction writer. I was slapped in the face with this realization back in April. Years of goals not met sent me over the edge. That and the stress in my life was threatening to kill me, literally. Yes, literally. My immune system was on fire when I was knocked on my ass. I was an addict hitting rock bottom, my drug … Read more