Category: Book Update

Big Weekend Ahead

Patrick Dugan July 19, 2018 No Comments

Hello everyone!   Storm Forged has been out about six weeks now. It’s hard to believe that I actually have a book out. Hearing how much people are enjoying the story makes all the effort worthwhile. I’d like to thank everyone for their support and encouragement. On to what’s happening: This Saturday, I’ll be doing […]



Patrick Dugan April 30, 2018 No Comments

Welcome to the latest on all things Storm Forged! Last week I got the cover art and release date for Storm Forged. This week I’ve got a few new things to discuss. The free stuff in FREE STUFF HERE is that if you sign up for my newsletter, I’ll send you the 1st chapter of […]


Book Cover Reveal!!!!

Patrick Dugan April 24, 2018 No Comments

Very exciting news today!  Storm Forged has a cover and a release date!!! Davey Beauchamp did the cover design and I’m really happy with how it come out. I can’t wait to see the printed version. When you may ask will that be? The release date is June 1st, 2018. I’ll send out the link […]


Storm Forged Update

Patrick Dugan April 16, 2018 No Comments

Sorry it’s been a while lots of news to go over!!! I have a cover artist that I’m working with!  His name is Davey Beauchamp and his work is fantastic. You can check out his art in “The Art of Davey Beauchamp”. I am super excited to see what he’s come up with for the […]


The Tron Light Cycle Inspired white board

Patrick Dugan January 14, 2018 No Comments

This weekend I took a break from writing to install my new white board. With two books in progress I needed an easy way to keep track of ideas and to dos, so I bought a frosted white board for over my desk. But the plain white board wouldn’t do, it needed to be creative, […]


Welcome 2018

Patrick Dugan January 2, 2018 No Comments

It’s a cold day here in Charlotte as it is around much of the south. So here’s a few great ways to stay inside and warm. #1 Artemis by Andy Weir. Fast paced story with great characters. A good follow up to the Martian. #2 Real Genius – an oldly but a goody. There are […]


Random Geekery!

Patrick Dugan December 10, 2017 No Comments

Chapter 2 of Book 2 is just about complete. Really excited for this book, lots of cool ideas which I can’t wait to share. Definitely going in some interesting directions. Another thing I can’t wait for is Ready Player One the movie!!!  You can see the new trailer here The trailer looks awesome, though it […]


And the Angels sang….

Patrick Dugan November 27, 2017 No Comments

Alas round 2 edits have been completed!!!!! On to clean up and building the Storm Forged bible. Should have a cover reveal here pretty soon and a release date!!! More news to come. Patrick    


Taking a break from editing

Patrick Dugan November 11, 2017 No Comments

It’s a cold morning in Charlotte. After 4+ hours a day editing this week, we are off to the Ren Faire and see the Falstaff writers at Time Traveler’s weekend. Tonight, we are off to see Thor. Tomorrow will be butt in chair day.  The 2nd round of revisions are about 50% done. After that […]


Storm Forged Updated

Patrick Dugan October 25, 2017 No Comments

Happy Wednesday! Just a quick update on where we are so far. I should have the 2nd round of edits back from Erin by the 1st. Then I’ll be climbing into a hole to get them done ASAP. Once those are done Melissa will get the book for the final tuning and we’ll start with […]