Author Archives: AJ Powers

About AJ Powers

I am a professional game developer during the day, but at night, my true passion comes to life when I read and write books.

New Website!

Hey everyone, I have finally launched my new website over at – which will now become my primary website/blog, and what I will keep up to date. Please update your bookmarks to that URL for future posts. You can sign … Continue reading

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Alpha Edits Complete!

The other night I passed another milestone of my young writing career. I finished the preliminary edit pass on my first novel! I am very excited about this occasion, as it has been a very long time in the making. … Continue reading

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Edits, Facebook, and Covers.

I have begun the first pass of edits on my WIP. Initially I had planned to just make a handful of changes to the story, remove or tweak a few areas before I handed it off to my alpha readers. … Continue reading

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Novel Rough Draft Complete!

Howdy,   So I have some big news that you probably already figured out from the title of this post. The last Sunday of November I hit a huge milestone in my writing efforts — I finished my first novel’s … Continue reading

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New Cover Piece

Howdy y’all. It’s been too long, but things have been busy. I am just shy of 90k words on my novel progress. Not sure what the end wordcount will be, but likely close to 100k or so. Life circumstances had … Continue reading

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Progress update on my writing.

Well, I hit a significant word count milestone recently. About two weeks ago I reached 43,000 words which was 1,000 longer than the lengthiest effort in the past (of a story I may still finish some day). That was a … Continue reading

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New book WIP

My second post in under two months, it’s been a while. I am going to try and post here more frequently, and as hard as it might be to believe, I actually have been working on a new book that … Continue reading

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