What I'm Working on Now

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Avatars Rising (SILOS I) Cover Reveal

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I am excited to show everyone the new cover (and title) for a new series that I am co-authoring with Harper North.

Avatars Rising, SILOS I, is a YA, gamelit, sci-fi adventure. Stay posted for more details.

This book should be releasing early 2018.


Writing and Publishing Update

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  • I am still muddling my way through book 2, Awareness, in my Influence series. I am making progress. The draft is getting close to being complete!
  • Announcement: I am co-authoring a new LitRPG, YA dystopian series with Harper North, the author of the Manipulated series. This is a wild and creative series! Super excited about it.



YA Scavenger Hunt #138

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Wow, you clicked on so many author blogs! Few more to go!

DO NOT SCROLL DOWN DOWN because my secret word is not here in the text of this page! Muhahahaha! BUT, it is in my teaser trailer here:


Daughters of Ayor Short Story

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Heads up! I have a sci-fi short story coming out in a new anthology that will release on May 8th. Here's the cover!


Humanity's Protectors Origin Novella on Amazon!

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Per-order it today!

Where will you stand at humanity's end?

The corporate abuse of youth with the special ability to manipulate reality is at its apex. A revolution to regain society has emerged and sixteen-year-old Leeyah is thrust in the middle of the war against the corporate controled police.

Will a growing ability put her life at risk?

Immerse yourself in the universe of the Influence series with this origin novella. Discover the beginning of the Influence phenomenon.

This origin novella plays an important part in book 2 of the Influence series.

Pre-Order Today!


Influence Prequel Novella

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Releasing Next Month

I'm super excited to get into how the Influencer push ability tore society apart 30 plus years ago. This new novella will follow a young girl named Leeyah, who plays a pretty big part in book 2 of the Influence series.

Teaser Cover Image:

Stay up to date here


Prequel Short Story Completed

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Just finished a short story that is set 30 years before my Influence book 1. It will give you insights on how society was torn apart so long ago.

I will be giving this away to everyone on my email list. Join today!

Book 2 Outlined

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Ok, with book one in full swing, I have shifted focus to book two! It is fully outlined and I have begun writing! I will update you further on this NOW page!


Influence Releases August 16th!

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Book one of the Influence series will be available to buy on Amazon and free on Kindle Unlimited on August 16th!

This is so exciting for me! I cannot wait to continue this writing journey.

~ David
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