Category Archives: self-publishing

PARADISI CHRONICLES: An Open Source Sci-Fi Universe

Another world. Another chance… In the last decades of the twenty-first century, seeking to escape a devastated Earth, ten families focus on constructing spaceships to colonize the world they call New Eden, in the Paradisi System. But the world they … Continue reading

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New Release: JIHADI APPRENTICE by the Two Navy Guys

Last summer, after crowdfunding and publishing Weapons of Mass Deception, we started to think about a storyline for the sequel. We knew two things: (1) we wanted the sequel to feature the Minneapolis and (2) we wanted the topic to … Continue reading

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5 Reasons to Come to the WEAPONS OF MASS DECEPTION Book Signing This Sunday

This weekend, the Two Navy Guys are having a pre-holidays book reading and signing for their Minnesota military thriller, Weapons of Mass Deception. Here’s five reasons why you should stop by the Shakopee Public Library this Sunday, December 13th at … Continue reading

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Writing for a Cause: Pets for Vets and TAILS OF THE APOCALYPSE

“There are a number of unique aspects of this anthology, but the thing I’m most proud of is our partnership with Pets for Vets.” That’s how author-editor Chris Pourteau talks about his latest project, Tails of the Apocalypse. Described as … Continue reading

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4 Things I Learned Writing My APOCALYPSE WEIRD Novel

You can call me “Lucky 13.” My novel, The Seal Bearer, which launched this week, is the thirteenth story in the growing Apocalypse Weird catalog. What is AW? Think of it as a coalition of authors writing in a shared … Continue reading

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WEAPONS OF MASS DECEPTION Gets a Mention from Down Under

Belinda Pollard is the owner of Small Blue Dog Publishing. A former journalist, she’s been a book editor for 17 years and a publishing consultant for 10. But most of all, she thinks of herself as a “book midwife.” I … Continue reading

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Apocalypse Weird PHOENIX LIGHTS is on sale!

The Aliens Have Come to End the World… On March 13, 1997, the incident now known as the Phoenix Lights left thousands of witnesses at a loss to explain the sudden appearance of the massive V-shaped craft that hovered in … Continue reading

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WEAPONS OF MASS DECEPTION Kickstarter – How Did We Spend The Money?

Welcome back to the Two Navy Guys and Novel blog series where we talk about co-writing, publishing, and marketing a novel. Weapons of Mass Deception is available on Amazon in print and ebook formats. This is the capstone post in … Continue reading

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PARADISI ESCAPE by Tristan James – Sophie’s Choice in Space

There’s a new publishing experiment in town. Inspired by a Hugh Howey post a few years ago, The Paradisi Chronicles is a multi-author, open-sourced science fiction world writ large across generations and galaxies. The founding authors released their first seven … Continue reading

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Countdown to #Immortality – An Interview

As we countdown the final days to release of Immortality Chronicles, the next edition of Samuel Peralta’s best-selling Future Chronicles series of short story anthologies, Will Swardstrom posted interviews with all the authors in the collection. Here’s the interview he did … Continue reading

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