Author Archives: benjwall

Six Sentence Sunday 5/27

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Hey everyone, this week in Six Sentence Sunday #sixsunday: Here are six sentences taken from my serial novel: The Bulletproof Adventures of Damian Stockwell: Horror in Hoduras Damian Stockwell, captain-of-industry, PhD, man-of-action, awoke entwined in frilly, pink sheets. Lace curtains hung from the bed’s canopy and filtered the early morning light into a soft glow as it began to break ... Read More »

Sweet Saturday Sample 5/26

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Welcome everyone. Here’s the Sweet Saturday Sample: #SweetSat Taken from my serial novel The Bulletproof Adventures of Damian Stockwell: Horror in Hoduras Damian stood and rushed in amongst the exhibits. Perhaps in the maze of displays he could gain an advantage on the machine-like man that stalked him. Tools, weapons and vehicles of deranged madmen from across the globe filled ... Read More »

10 Questions for my novel Cover Designer Crystal Roznik

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1. Why do you think I need a great cover? I wrote a great book. Isn’t that enough? A great book cover can convince people to spend money on you and your story. A great cover is the 1st and sometimes only chance that a person has to see inside your novel, especially with e-books. You want readers to understand ... Read More »

Six Sentence Sunday 5/20

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Hey everyone, this week in Six Sentence Sunday #sixsunday: Here are six sentences from: Tortugas Rising Paul annoys Rick Savage, Head of Security: “I will not allow my guests to carry weapons.” “I’m licensed to carry this weapon within the United States, and we are still in the United States, right?” “Yes. But, you don’t need it.” “I already needed ... Read More »

Sweet Saturday Sample 5/19

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Welcome everyone. Here’s the Sweet Saturday Sample: #SweetSat Taken from Tortugas Rising The faint sound of a distant engine piqued their ears. It grew louder. Steve scrambled to turn the key but lost it in his panic. He padded around the dashboard trying to find it. The approaching engine roared and the boat came around the corner of the nearby ... Read More »

Interview with Paul Nelson – star of Tortugas Rising

For more from Paul, buy Tortugas Rising on amazon today. Amazon prime members can borrow it for FREE. WARNING for the sensitive: Paul uses what some people call “language.” Read More »

20 Questions with Michelle Grogan

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1. So, what’s your book all about? Forbidden Love follows the Romeo & Juliet theme of star-crossed lovers kept apart by opposing families . . . but unlike Shakespeare’s version, the two opposing families are power players in organized crime. And if that wasn’t enough, there’s an unknown force using this forbidden love to his own advantage. 2. What inspired ... Read More »

Six Sentence Sunday 5/13

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Hey everyone, this week in Six Sentence Sunday #sixsunday: Here are six sentences from: Tortugas Rising Steve is concerned about Paul having a gun: “Where in the hell did you get a gun?” “Academy Sports. As your Head of Security I felt I needed to be prepared.” “I never made you Head of Security.” “You never made me your Envoy ... Read More »

Sweet Saturday Sample 5/12

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Welcome everyone. Here’s the Sweet Saturday Sample: #SweetSat Taken from Tortugas Rising Green turned to white as the waves of the Gulf of Mexico broke against the yacht’s twin bows. Their force smacked with a hollow thud on the fiberglass shell and resonated deep within the ship. Outside, the hull glistened and answered each crest with a thwack that sounded ... Read More »

Writing About Writing

Aside from interviewing authors, I’ve really tried to stay away from writing about writing on this blog. Even then I’ve tried to focus on the creativity side of things as that’s the part I most enjoy. The topics of writing and e-book marketing are covered well on other sites and I don’t know how much I can really add. But, ... Read More »