Closing in on a year since I received the initial cover-art drafts from the inimitable Dan Sauer, along with the final galleys from Hippocampus Press. I’m pondering the process this morning, dwelling on (in an otherwise pitiful year of 2020) my mystifying stroke of luck to cross paths with artists (particularly ones who endorsed the project) saturated in various creative crafts. If time and interest allow, check out my sophomore collection of short stories, The Skeleton Melodies.
Write The Lightning
With the imminent release of The Skeleton Melodies marking publication of my third book, and as an homage to Adam Golaski’s beloved Metallica album, Ride The Lightning, I’m appropriating the liner-note format of the band’s 1984 album to extend my gratitude to those who’ve made this project possible…