I think if you click the picture, it’ll speak for itself.
Major shoutout to the cast: Rachel (Arliss), Zach (Philip), Kelley (Ilayda), Courage (Erik), Meghan (Elowyn), Courtney (Clare), and Josiah (Orlando). You can thank my friend Gavin for lending his mad piano skills to the music track. Rachel deserves major thanks for all the time she put into the detailed costumes. And did you notice that map cameo?
And finally, thanks to my tripod, which proved useless in almost every single take and decided to snap in half on the last shot. Rest in peace.
If you want to read about how I threw together this piece of art, check this out.
And, as if this short post didn’t have enough links in it already… Pre-order the book on Kindle so you’ll be ready when December 1st gets here!
It’s 10:19 a.m., the sunny Thursday morning is starting to heat up, and I’m lying facedown in a dew-drenched field. Literally. My chin is resting in the grass, and dew is soaking the rest of my outfit. And I’m thinking one thing.
I didn’t sign up for this.
Because writing is supposed to be fun and cozy and safe, right? You write a charming book, polish it up a bit, and poof! send it off to the world of readers who—of course—obsess over it and buy it in droves.
But you’re probably wondering why I’m lying in a field getting grass stains on my pants. Trust me. I can explain.
Continue reading “The Unofficial Guide to Producing Your Own Book Trailer”
If you’ve followed along on my Facebook page lately, you know that something has been brewing. Something called a book trailer. I decided to attempt an ambitious project: write, direct, film, and edit a trailer for my upcoming novel, The Fiery Arrow.
And yes, it’s here. I thought I might say a few things about it first, but you would probably rather watch it than read my ramblings.
And there you have it, ladies and gentlemen.
The Reinhold Chronicles: The Fiery Arrow releases December 10, in case you didn’t watch the trailer. In which case, go back and watch it.