Blackjack by Andrew Vachss. Cross is a mercenary. He works for the money. If you pay him he'll get the job done. But if the other side decides to pay him more he'll get that job done too. Thus his name, Cross. He rolls with a squad of misfits and extremists who he's collected over … Continue reading When Motivated Mercenaries Meet Mass Murder
I'm in the process of re-framing my writing. While most of my writing has an element of criminality about it, I have yet to come to a solid realization of crime writing. Most of my stories could be framed as crime novels, though not necessarily pulp or noir. There are the historical exceptions, but even … Continue reading Committing a Criminal Shift
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Vietnamese comic books are a relatively new industry. Their progress is intrinsically tied to the country's turbulent history.
Chris Hunter is an off-the-books fixer for Greater Dragon Asia, an international investment fund operating in Southeast Asia. When a young girl goes missing, he must fight to find and save her before she is forced into sexual slavery. The short story, "Human Traffic" is available as a free gift for signing up to my mailing … Continue reading Short Story "Human Traffic" Now Available for Free Download
When did the Bowie Knife come into existence? And what would have been its precursor in use in the southern US around 1800?
It finally happened, I got approval from Amazon.com to post my book Bloody Sunday for free on their site. It has already been up for free on Smashwords.com and Barnesandnoble.com and other sites, but not Amazon. But yesterday I received the email that said it was now listed for $0.00. Here's the link: https://www.amazon.com/Bloody-Sunday-Steven-Jacob-ebook/dp/B0794C1ZZ4
It's been almost three weeks since Austin MaCauley shipped the box of author copies from England through the courier DHL. First I got an email from my publisher saying DHL needed more information from me and I gave them my phone number and revised the address to include more information. Then I got a call … Continue reading Author Copies Arrived
Toward or towards? There is no right answer. yay.
Nobody's Heroes is the story of Reuben Ayers, a young professional black man in 1910s Harlem. He has thought much of improving the plight of his race and decided that politics would be his route to uplift. When President Wilson declares war on the Allied Powers, Reuben makes a deal with Tammany Hall, the Democratic … Continue reading Nobody’s Heroes Now on Sale