Welcome to the first edition of Causing a Ruckus on Ruckerpedia, in which I your host conducts an exclusive Q&A interview session with someone you should know more about. In this inaugural edition I have fellow indie author Reggie Lutz (I’ve said this before, call her Regina at your own peril). On Friday, May 1st … Continue reading A Chat with Aliens In the Soda Machine Author REGGIE LUTZ
So recently this happened. A fella named Trevor Strong created a song to help promote my buddy Reggie Lutz's new story collection Aliens in the Soda Machine and Other Strange Tales (available now for pre-order on Amazon, will be released on Friday, May 1st). Check back here later on Thursday to see me join in the promotional … Continue reading Aliens in the Soda Machine and Other Strange Tales: A Song, by Trevor Strong
I will make this my nite-nite music tonight. So should you.
To make any progress on these various works-in-progress and works-in-revision, I absolutely MUST fall in love again with my own words, instead of holding them and myself in contempt. Once I finish wrapping up some things for others here in April, the month of May will be all about getting back in bed with my own … Continue reading Journal Juice 9 | In Contempt
Most of my best writing occurs during the “Triple R” phase: re-writing, revision and refinement. I guess you could throw rereading in there too, but that’s a given. Ah, yes, the revision phase. No matter how old the original draft was, the later draft will almost always be greatly improved. Howdy, y’all. I am returned. So, … Continue reading The Rucker Report: Week 16, 2015 – A State of Revision
Well, last call’s come and gone. My guys are getting impatient, especially Bert who already thinks the jobs I find for us are bunk. And then there’s Percy with his delusions of grandeur, thinking we should be going Big Time, but the reality is we’re tiny fish in a large pond. We ain’t Italian or … Continue reading Story Quote from “Four Deep”
Your after-hours reading may commence. Published today (albeit a few days late) over on Dead Guns Press.com is my short story "Four Deep". DGP specializes in modern crime stories written in the new era of pulp, and as a lover of all things crime fiction, I was happy to contribute to the site and am now … Continue reading “Four Deep” by Brandon L. Rucker @ Dead Guns Press