Giveaway: Signed Delirium/CD

July 9, 2011

We (mostly you) did it! “Delirium” has reached over 5,000 views on YouTube! 5,139 to be exact. 🙂 So, as a thank you, I’m giving away a signed copy of Delirium (the novel) and a CD of some of my songs. Here are the details: Prize:  1 signed copy of Delirium by Lauren Oliver 1 “homemade” CD of some of my songs, including “Delirium” (hopefully this will be packaged in…

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The “Official Fan Song” for Delirium

January 18, 2011

A couple of months ago, I sent Lauren Oliver a recording of a song I wrote inspired by Delirium. I had written it prior to reading the book, but I must be psychic or something because my lyrics, in my opinion, matched up pretty well with the amazing story. Well, after a few emails were exchanged, I was asked by HarperCollins could use the song and it’s now…

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Stay: An Original Song

July 14, 2010

Hey, everyone! Guess what I have for you? A new song! Hopefully you’re all as excited to hear it as you were with “Beautiful Sea” and hopefully you love it just the same, if not more. 🙂 I can’t thank you enough for the wonderful support you have all shown me! The song is a short little ditty called “Stay” and was inspired by Gayle Forman’s beautiful novel,…


Done! For Now…

June 25, 2010

Guess what? I finished writing my first draft last night! And the best part? I still really like this one, maybe even love it! I plan on doing some minor edits/revisions myself and then I’m going to have a few friends critique it before I do major changes. Gah! I’m so excited! My biggest obstacle is upping my word count without adding any more chapters because I have…

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Beautiful Sea: an original song

June 10, 2010

Hey, everyone. I don’t know if anyone knows this, but in addition to being an aspiring author and book-reviewer, I am also a singer/songwriter. I play the piano and, well, sing. I’m a tenor, which means I’m one of those guys who has a higher voice. Anyways, I wrote a song based off of Heidi R. Kling’s debut novel, Sea, and I recently sent it to her as…