January 13th, 2006

My misspent youth=great author photos!

While digging for something else, I came across some old pictures yesterday, and had a brainflash: If Jack Ketchum can do goofy jacket photos, why can't I? Since 2006 will be my Year of the Novel, it's not too early to start planning my jacket photos! And since as a kid I was a science fiction geek who had friends who could sew, I can come up with a series of photos of me in increasingly silly outfits. Here's my suggestion for Book #1's author photo:

(I'm sure jkrissw will think this is funnier than hell!)

Yep, that's really teenaged me as Barbarella. That's even my real hair.

Hey, have I already sussed out the nuances of successful book promotion or WHAT?!!