Fact and Fiction in BEYOND THE CABIN

In the Important Notes section at the back of Beyond the Cabin, I point out that while this book is inspired by true events that happened to me, the novel is still a work of fiction. I stopped short of listing the events in Beyond the Cabin that are true and not true....

Tasty Updates on BEYOND THE CABIN

Okay my friends, I’ll post continuing updates to this here post. Let’s kick things off, shall we? 1. I have a cover. I love said cover. I want to hug and kiss and maybe marry said cover. Okay, forget about the marry part. And the kissing part. I’ll...

Publishing a Book!

Hi everyone! If you follow me on social media, you know that I have spent two years making the book formerly known as The Cabin, and now called Beyond the Cabin, pretty great and trying to get it agented and published. I had several nibbles and even a few bites, which...

The Money Song and the Wizard of Oz

Lucia got a kick out of writing Foundation songs to the tune of songs she heard in musicals and stuff. This song is to the tune of “If I Only Had a Brain” from Wizard of Oz. I am writing what I remember of it, because this is important stuff, folks....

The Thanks Series #7: Nice Cult Adults

Many of the people who joined the Foundation, or the Process, or whatever manifestation the cult was in at the time, were really very good people. They will always be individually responsible for whatever crap they wrought, but I feel like I ought to point out the...

Jared Garrett

Author of the Beat Series