Cussedness Corner

"My work may be garbage but it's good garbage." Mickey Spillane

The troubles with mixed genre

I am finding I have a lot of trouble promoting my books because they are mixed genre. The categories are almost set in iron. I often use Dark Fantasy I like … Continue reading

December 12, 2013 · 3 Comments


I joined Goodreads a long time ago. My participation on it has been sporatic. I just took a big stack of books from a bookcase and put it on my … Continue reading

August 4, 2013 · 3 Comments

Lycan marriage customs and more

The newest installment in Sins of Innocence is up at blogspot So as not to overwhelm the blog readers, I have been keeping them to no more than two scenes … Continue reading

March 23, 2010 · Leave a comment

Never Trust a Prophecy

It was the Bible that first intrigued me regarding a problem in translations.  The modern versions of the Bible are, largely, translations of translations.  That includes the King James version.  … Continue reading

February 22, 2010 · 1 Comment

Four books out in kindle editions

The first four books in the Lycan Blood series have now been reissued in kindle versions as well as in pdf versions through LSI Book five is in editorial, going … Continue reading

February 15, 2010 · Leave a comment

Lycan Blood in Kindle

Serpent’s Quest, volume 1 of my Lycan Blood series, is finally out in kindle editions. It’s a bargain at $1 for novel that comes in around 125k words.  That’s a … Continue reading

February 12, 2010 · 8 Comments

A kindle correction

I got that email this morning telling me it would be 48 hours…. Well, that was wrong. The books are out now. The kindle version of Serpent’s Quest, all spiffied … Continue reading

February 9, 2010 · Leave a comment

The good luck of confusion

Several years ago, I read a book by an author I will not name. I usually refer to him as Bonehead the Barbarian. I was working for Jane Letty at … Continue reading

December 23, 2009 · Leave a comment

Daverana News

Death in Common, an anthology of horror poetry edited by Rich Ristow will hit the online stores such as within two weeks. So will the expanded revised edition of … Continue reading

September 1, 2009 · Leave a comment

Kynyr’s War

Like all of the books in the Lycan Blood series, Kynyr’s War (book four) was a victim of the original publisher, Renebooks. I dropped entire threads that contributed to the … Continue reading

June 22, 2009 · Leave a comment

Daverana News and More

Angeline Hawkes’ book Symphony for the Forgotten is now available for sale at online stores such as That’s our first book out. We have a new cover for Serpent’s … Continue reading

March 16, 2009 · Leave a comment


Monday will be the day that I release the first three books from Daverana Enterprises through LSI Symphony for the Forgotten by Angeline Hawkes Serpent’s Quest (Lycan Blood volume 1) … Continue reading

December 4, 2008 · Leave a comment

Many, many updates

Kady’s Vengeance, the sixth book in the Lycan Blood series will be out at Fictionwise tomorrow. An excerpt is up on my website. The final book in the series is … Continue reading

February 3, 2008 · Leave a comment


The final volume of the Lycan Blood series is now complete in first draft. The Shadowed Princes came in at just over 70k words. By the time i smooth it … Continue reading

January 8, 2008 · Leave a comment

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