It’s Done

I just spent all night on final rewrites, edits, and darling killing. Beyond the Cabin is ready for typesetting and everything else now. It’s good, pretty tight, and I’m so excited!

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...

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...

My first interview!

Hey! My interview this morning went well. I’m not talking about a job interview either. I’m talking about the type of interview where a public figure is interviewed by somebody else so that viewers can learn more about that public figure. I was the public...

Crap

Here’s the text of the e-mail I just got: Thanks so much again for sharing your revised manuscript with me. As you know, I’ve been on the lookout for a cult-themed literary novel, so I was excited to dive into The Cabin. While I found elements of the cult...

Stopping by and updating

Well isn’t this a fine howdy-do? Is that the phrase that I’m looking for? Probably not. Anyway, no word on The Cabin yet. Of course, I only sent in on Tuesday, so today is only three days later. So yeah, I think maybe a couple weeks will tell. Or maybe a...

Jared Garrett

Author of the Beat Series