Dawn Witzke

I occasionally like to play around with video to give me a break from all of the other things that I do. Plus, it’s kinda fun. The music is by Gregorian. I listened to A LOT of Gregorian chant while I was writing Path of Angels. I hope you like the video.

And So It Begins

The project that I’m working on with three time Dragon Award Finalist, Declan Finn, has begun. The working title of Dark Court has been scrapped. I never liked that title anyway. The new title is The Ri: Changlings It’s the beginning, I hope, of a YA Irish urban fantasy series set in New York City.
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Could The Vatican Have Ninjas?

The idea of Vatican Ninjas has been around for at least 25 years, if not longer. The first time I heard about them was when TMNT became popular in the early 1990s. Everything was ninja this and ninja that. Ninjas make their rounds every so often. And it’s not surprising at all that they would
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Dragon Award Finalists

This week the finalists and ballot were released for the Dragon Awards which will be awarded at Dragon Con at the end of this month. I am not on the list. Not surprising since I didn’t put any effort into rounding up fans to nominate it. I have other projects down the road that I
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One Page Podcast: Escaping Infinity by Richard Paollinelli

http://dawnwitzke.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/EscapingInfinity.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS  Thousands have checked into the Infinity Hotel over the years. None of them have ever checked out. Peter Childress and Charlie Womack are successful engineers on their way to Phoenix for an important presentation. But one of Charlie’s infamous “shortcuts” has gotten them good and
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Who Doesn't Love A Good "Bump In The Night" Book?

The Bump in the Night Thriller Bundle, curated by award-winning author Kevin J. Anderson: If you’re ready for summer thrills and chills (ones that don’t even require air conditioning), check out these sixteen suspenseful, fun, and entertaining reads. The bundle books include urban fantasy reads with some of the strangest detectives you’ve ever met. Dan
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This morning I am starting my 14 hour drive to Liberty Con in Chattanooga TN where I’ll be a guest. So, I will try to post between now and Monday, but no guarantees. If you’re at Liberty Con this weekend, stop by and say hello. I’ll be there signing my book on Saturday afternoon and
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Copyright And Book Covers

The issue of book covers and copyrights came up recently due to some memes that I created for other authors. In my book cover presentations, I make it very clear to people that if you don’t have express permission to use an image, don’t. Better safe than sorry for DIY projects. Of course, there are
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