Pre-Order The Next Junkyard Druid Novella!

Blood Circus an urban fantasy short story collection

The next Junkyard Druid novella is now available for pre-order before the official release on Friday, October 27th! This 38,000 word volume features characters from the Colin McCool series, starring in three separate novelette-length stories: Carnival of Blood When Colin investigates the disappearance of a young teen at a carnival infested with creepy clowns, he discovers that not…

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Irish Legends, Folklore, and Ireland’s Dracula

the legend of the Abhartach

Irish folklore obviously has had a strong influence on the Junkyard Druid series. And while Irish mythology is an incredibly rich source of ideas and material for a series of urban fantasy novels, the fact that most non-Irish readers are unfamiliar with the characters and legends can be problematic. For example, many readers don’t realize that “McCool” is…

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Explicit Sex, F-Bombs, and Urban Fantasy

Junkyard Druid new adult urban fantasy

A reader recently asked my opinion about why Junkyard Druid has been so much more successful than my previous novels. I decided to share my response here on my blog, because my it addresses a few issues regarding genre and content that seem to come up a lot among critics of the Junkyard Druid books. Honestly, I could…

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