From Science to Art to Design: A Cover Story

Often times an idea for a design starts with an inspiration. That idea then gets tweaked and worked until sometimes it ends up different from where it began, but hopefully more polished. It’s not unlike writing. An inspired scene gets … Read More

Update: Who or what is on the LfR cover?

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Remember Imagining Mr. Darcy: The Faceless Man and the Book Cover from May 2016? Suffice it to say that Mr. Darcy is never a “given” on a book cover, and many surprises are in store for a writer who has … Read More

Turn It Over: Back Cover Art

I am fortunate. I’ve had the pleasure of working with two amazing graphic artists in the years I’ve been publishing my stories. A ton of work goes into the front covers because in this digital age of ours, that’s what gets seen. … Read More

Imagining #MrDarcy: The Faceless Man and the Book Cover

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When other authors mention the name of someone they had in mind as Mr. Darcy while writing their Austen-inspired fiction, once in a while, I’m able to visualize their version of the hero while reading. It’s not easy. Otherwise, the … Read More

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