Reading 1 - Weapon (Engine of Creation Book 1)

December 10, 2017

A reading by the author of the first two scenes of Weapon (Engine of Creation Book 1) by Frank Carey. 


Ep37 - Nuggets, Tidbits, and Observations

December 3, 2017

In this episode, Jo and I discuss how the mind mapping experiment went and observations we've made with regards to release schedules and Internet advice. Check out and for information about books mentioned in this podcast.


SpEp9 - Announcements

November 28, 2017

In this special episode, Jo and I announce the publication of two books in my Stryker Team series, and Jo announces the impending publication of the first three books in the Love on Ice scifi/romance series. As always, you can find more information at and 


Ep36 - Mind Mapping

November 26, 2017

In this episode, Frank and Jo discuss the use of mind mapping software to plan out a novella. 


Ep35 - Engine of Creation and Novellas

November 19, 2017

In this episode, Jo and Frank discuss Frank's series--Engine of Creation--and his return to writing novellas.


Ep34 - Relaunch

November 12, 2017

In this episode, Jo and Frank discuss their efforts to relaunch and refocus their backlists.


SpEp8 -Stryker Team Books 1-4 are Published

November 7, 2017

Announcing the publication of Evolution, Transition, Unification, and Resolution, Stryker Team Books 1-4, the exciting new series based on Frank Carey's Engine of Creation series. Follow Space Marine Kalana Grenor as she finds the true killer of her fiance, Space Marine Colonel Peter Ventana. For more information about Stryker Team and Frank's other books, see his Amazon author page at Also check out Jo Carey's work at 


Ep33 - Trad vs Self

November 5, 2017

In this episode, Jo and I discuss the differences between traditional publishing and self-publishing.


Ep32 - $20 Publish

October 29, 2017

In this episode, Jo and I discuss how much we actually pay to publish an e-book or a paperback. Remember, this scenario works for us while it may, or may not, work for you.


Ep31 - Focus, Focus, Focus

October 22, 2017

In this episode we discuss focus as it pertains to self-published authors and writing.