Join me for Zoom Happy Hour!

A.J. Downey is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: Zoom Happy Hour with Author A.J. Downey Time: May 28, 2020, 06:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 960 6532 7978 Password: SHMC All are invited, don’t be late! This meeting will last for only forty minutes where you … [Read more…]

Now, as for where the actual fuck I’ve been… 

Let me sum this up in a series of dates: January 8th – My grandmother died of an ‘unidentified viral pneumonia’ whether it was the ‘rona we’ll never know because they weren’t even testing for it then. It was on China’s radar and was more than likely already here, but again, we’ll never know. I … [Read more…]

For all my author friends and aspiring authors out there…

Business and branding 101… a profanity-laced rant. If a supplier is consistently giving you problems, not following through, and generally dropping the ball when there are other suppliers out there that you could be using with minimal hassle or effort on your part, WHY THE FUCK WOULD YOU KEEP USING THEM? Case in point, the … [Read more…]

Shattered & Scarred: An Update

Shattered & Scarred has been restored!   The epilogue has been re-added to all of the electronic files and to the paperback version of the book and is out in the world! First things first, here is a handy dandy bullet point walk-through on how to get the updated book file onto your Kindle: Step … [Read more…]

Well, ain’t this a monumental $%&! up?

Today I learned that the entire fucking epilogue somehow managed to be omitted from Shattered & Scarred’s final formatting and has been missing since I revamped the interior formatting and added the new cover.   How did I learn this?   A review…   They are so very important. This is one of the many … [Read more…]

Cover Reveal!

  He’s hell-bent on following the rules, but she’s determined to break them. She’s in her prime at twenty-two, but he’s old enough to be her father… Hell, he looks like he could be her grandfather. He’s no good for her, a failure, a recovering alcoholic, and she’s as pure and straight-laced as they come. … [Read more…]

So, it’s been like three months…

Today I learned I really suck at keeping up with blog posts. Of course, if you’ve been around any length of time with me, you knew that already. To be fair, or at least my excuse is, I’ve been writing books and I have been pouring everything into writing books for so long both to catch … [Read more…]