Wandering Hops: The Hardy Ridge Loop

Wandering Hops: The Hardy Ridge Loop

Now this was more like it! Starting the day near the crack of noon (About 11:15am) after a 1.5 hour drive through the beautiful Columbia River Gorge, I arrived at the Beacon Rock State Park, awash in old memories and new expectations. Last year, long before the re-release of the website, I completed my first pacific north west trail in this park, the Hamilton Mountain Loop. It is a heavily trafficked and grueling uphill climb that proved worth the effort;…

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Wandering Hops: Tarbell and Thrillium

Wandering Hops: Tarbell and Thrillium

Welcome, dear reader, to Wandering Hops. Hiking is one of my major passions in life.  In spring, after a long hard week spent over a keyboard, I turn my attention towards the mountains and hills of my home, and begin planning adventures. While I was out this time, an idea dawned, why not do write ups of my adventures on the trail and post them on the website? And thus, a new blogging segment is born. ^_^ I do hope…

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Meet the Author

Meet the Author

I guess the best place to begin one of these is at the beginning, the very beginning. I was born January of 1981 in Lubbock Texas at the then called Methodist Hospital. The 80’s and the 90s were a great time to be a nerdy kid. Ghostsbusters came out when I was three, and by the time I was six, it was my favorite movie. Star Trek: The next generation premiered in 1987 and taught me much about life and…

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Dawnbreak has become a Best Seller on Amazon!

Dawnbreak has become a Best Seller on Amazon!

  Today is a day I have been working towards for almost ten years. I’ve been busy celebrating and trying to drag my jaw up from the carpet as I’ve watched Dawnbreak rise through the Amazon ranks throughout the day. As I sit here, and it all washes over me again, I am struck by the idea that I owe each and every one of my readers my thanks. I would not be here without you, your engagement and interest…

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Rise of the Forgotten- Available May 15th on Amazon!

Rise of the Forgotten- Available May 15th on Amazon!

Rise of the Forgotten is now available in its entirety in the FDC. Honestly, it feels amazing to be here. Two years ago, I had serious doubts I’d ever get it done, and now, in two weeks the long awaited sequel to Exile’s Return will be available on amazon. The work would not have made it to production without the support from my team, and my wonderful fans. People like Karen Williamson who encouraged me, and cheered me on. In…

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Rise of the Forgotten- Now Available!

Rise of the Forgotten- Now Available!

The long awaited day has finally arrived. After years of development,  Rise of the Forgotten is officially releasing, exclusively for our Final Draft Club Patreon Members. Just as with Dawnbreak, you can expect a release of 3500 words (more or less) every Wednesday and Sunday. Come be among the first to read the sequel to Exile’s Return. It’s only two dollars a month to be a supporter of the magic here at Studio Prey. For less than the price of…

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