It’s a BEYOND THE CABIN Giveaway!

It’s time to give away a signed, numbered copy of the trade paperback of BEYOND THE CABIN! You know you want it. The way to do this is easy! All you have to do is answer the following question in the comments and I will add you to a list of entrants: Question:...

What is THE CABIN about?

Here is a rough ‘back cover blurb’ of The Cabin.  Josh has to get away. Born and raised with ten other kids in the Fundamental Faith in God, a communal cult that splintered off from Scientology, he feels his life and soul being crushed under a tyrannical...

Yes, My Family IS Better Than Yours

I had a very pleasant Twitter conversation today about I Don’t Know How She Does It, that film that came out today starring Carrie Bradshaw. Er, Horseface. Er, Señora Too-Skinny. Sorry, that’s maybe mean, but it stays. Quick aside: Carrie Bradshaw rhymes...

Why Do You Write?

I’d like to know why you write. I’ll tell you why I write. First and most importantly, I don’t write to cope with the voices in my head and nor do I write because my life depends on it and I have this incredibly deeply-held need to write or...

I Quit

So I promised an announcement and here it is: I quit. Thanks for stopping by. To be more specific, I am quitting what I’ve been doing as a writer. My dream has been to publish novels and have them do well and at some point become a full time novelist. A...

Jared Garrett

Author of the Beat Series