Hey, friends. JJ here. No one actually calls me JJ, but I’ve always liked the initials, they’re also my son’s (though no one calls him JJ either), and, well, isn’t that enough? Notice I didn’t mention Jay Jay the Jet Plane or Brenda Blue, who both, if I’m being completely honest, kind of freak me […]Read more "Five days until SAVAGE SPECIES reaches its horrifying conclusion!"
This morning the outstanding audiobook company Audio Realms tweeted this: Welcoming @JonathanJanz Savage Species and Darkest Lullaby soon to be on #audiobooks Thanks for coming aboard and thanks @louisefury — Audio Realms (@audiorealms) July 18, 2013 Which means that I can finally announce that my novels THE DARKEST LULLABY and SAVAGE SPECIES are going to […]Read more "Audio Realms to Turn THE DARKEST LULLABY and SAVAGE SPECIES into Audiobooks!"
Hey, Friends! Today is a great day. Not only did I get to play trains with my two-year-old daughter for an hour, but the new installment of my serial novel SAVAGE SPECIES came out today. It’s called THE ARENA. At the preceding link, you can grab it for only a dollar and five cents; if […]Read more "Time to enter THE ARENA: SAVAGE SPECIES Continues Today!"
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Written by: Joe Hempel (of Top of the Heap Reviews) The action packed end of Dark Zone left you wondering what was going to happen with Frank Red Elk and Jesse as they took a ride with the Night Flyers. Suspense is the name of the game to start…
Hey, Friends! I blogged today at the Samhain Horror website about the most savage and most loving species of all: man. Check it out here. And stay safe, Friends. There are a lot of, well, people out there.Read more "Is Man a Savage Species?"
I love fireflies. I always call them lightning bugs, but fireflies sounds more like Bradbury, which means it’s lovelier. We’re starting to see a few fireflies in our yard and will be spotting more as July continues. It’s one of my favorite parts of July. That and Lil Kim‘s birthday. Oh, come on. Don’t tell […]Read more "Fireflies and Savage Species"
I love this song. It’s one of those songs that gets better every time you listen to it. I could wax poetic for hours about why I love it or torture you with my own rendition (in which I make my voice sound like an old lady with her pinkie caught in a paper shredder), […]Read more "Musical Brilliance: AC/DC’s “Back in Black”"
Hey there, Peeps. It’s a lovely summer’s day, my son’s starting his first day of nature camp, my wife is playing the piano upstairs, and my daughters are smuggling potato chips into a closet and eating them. Oh, and I’m down here in the basement lifting weights. Actually, I’m bench pressing without a spotter. It’s […]Read more "Get Ready for the World to Go Dark…"
Hey, friends. Y’all ever experience secondhand embarrassment? As in, you’re so embarrassed for another person that you can scarcely breathe or stand to be in your own skin? Yep, me too. So prepare to feel that way about me. Or rather, my twenty-one-year-old self. You see, I had a friend in college…really more of an […]Read more "A Post to Make You Blush"
Yo, friends. Today in the shameless self-promotion department, I’m posting a brief quote by my fellow author Glenn Rolfe regarding my new serial novel Savage Species. Prior to beginning the second section (The Children), Glenn said, “Looking forward to see where this Ketchum-esque tale goes next.” In his Goodreads review of the first installment (the […]Read more "Savage Species “Ketchum-esque”"