Update on S.N. Petro’s Book Series

Why is The Warrior’s Seed no longer on Wattpad? What’s up with the S.N. Petro series? Who is S.N. Petro? The video below has all the answers, and just might be the most boring video you’ll watch all 2016. Believe me, I tried to redo this video many times. This is the best I could do…

My Newest Query Letter Version

I’ve been grinding away at my query letter for over a year, but more intensely over the past month. I think I’ve achieved the goal of giving a general idea of the story, while managing to sprinkle some life into the sentences. I’m not really sure, but I hope so. Read on. The Warrior from Monde, complete…

My Query Letter Evolution

I’m going to make this brief. I enjoy writing books, but over the years I’ve learned to hate blogging. That aside, this post is about my query letter struggles. I’ve been working on a query letter for my novel The Warrior from Monde for about a year. I’ve purchased books on how to write a query and joined…

Audio Interview for The Warrior from Monde

In this interview, James Flannigan,  asks me about how I came up with the plot for The Warrior from Monde (awaiting agent representation). We also discuss tips for other first-time writers. Click to listen

Fresh Link to Free Chapters – WFM

Hi readers. As promised, below is an excerpt from The Warrior from Monde and a fresh link to read the free chapters. Marquis Fabien Chevalier shouted commands as he and his men entered the eastern woodlands at the edge of Monde. With him were twelve soldiers of Monde’s Royal Army. They raced through the tall…

Why This Story?

Why The Warrior from Monde? What motivated me to write such a story? Well, I won’t spoil the novel by going into details, but I’ll hint at things through covering the themes I used to guide my writing. These themes inspired me to write the story in the first place, and they’re the road map…

Inspirational Lyrics

Funny how of all things, a Slipknot song aided me in writing a serious science fiction novel like The Warrior from Monde. The bolded lines of the Slipknot lyrics below, helped me understand Fabien’s frame of mind when he first encounters, Lucian’s mother, Rima. He struggles to understand why he’s driven to help her and why he…