About Johnny B. Truant

Johnny started out as the writing everyman, barely managing a novel a decade. From there, he has become a storytelling superstar, pounding out a novel a month. He's the co-founder of Realm & Sands, as well as the host of the Self Publishing Podcast.

Space Shuttle Part 34

Click here to see all Space Shuttle parts up to now. SEASON 1 :: EPISODE 6 :: CHAPTER 6 When they reached the Century Hawk, which had been double-parked by a behemoth that could only be Jean-Marc Perrot’s Directorate vessel, Nothan’s co-pilot, Milton, was waiting. He growled something incomprehensible, and Nothan laughed. Then he growled […]

Space Shuttle Part 33

Click here to see all Space Shuttle parts up to now. SEASON 1 :: EPISODE 6 :: CHAPTER 5 The tournament proceeded without incident. Nothan easily won his next group, but Yugo, who’d returned to his Zen ways following his earlier outburst, didn’t protest. It looked to Sloan like he might be boiling below the […]

Space Shuttle Part 32

Click here to see all Space Shuttle parts up to now. SEASON 1 :: EPISODE 6 :: CHAPTER 4 The thing on Sloan’s plate was moving, trying to flee. Sloan shoved it back on his plate because it seemed improper to let his lunch escape when Nothan had paid for it, but he wasn’t going […]

Space Shuttle Part 31

Click here to see all Space Shuttle parts up to now. SEASON 1 :: EPISODE 6 :: CHAPTER 3 It turned out that the tournament wasn’t in a few days. It had already started. Sloan learned this from his fare, who told him in his deep and bitchy voice that that was the main reason […]

Space Shuttle Part 30

Click here to see all Space Shuttle parts up to now. SEASON 1 :: EPISODE 6 :: CHAPTER 2 Winston asked what Sloan meant. The blob protested, saying it was in a hurry and that they knew very well that a rigon won’t blorp itself and that the moon of Plavortis was nearly eclipsed by […]

Let’s Get Romantic

Because we have nothing else going on (it’s not like we decided to write and market the first three books of a fast-paced alien invasion series one spontaneous day in December or anything), Sean and I decided it was time to try something again that we’d botched before. We decided to write a romance … for real […]

Space Shuttle Part 29

Click here to see all Space Shuttle parts up to now. SEASON 1 :: EPISODE 6 :: CHAPTER 1 Frank thought his effigy was less than impressive. “You turds,” he said, then plodded into his office. Oni looked at Frank’s retreating back, and Sloan was suddenly sure that the giant blue Onantu would chase Frank […]

Introduction to the Realm & Sands and Sterling & Stone email autoresponder projects

Video post today, everyone! It just made way, way more sense to explain this via explanation than trying to type it out. The video below is 15 minutes long. You can go to RealmAndSands.com to join the list I’m discussing here to 1) see what we’ve done so far and 2) get Robot Proletariat Season […]

Space Shuttle Part 27

Click here to see all Space Shuttle parts up to now. SEASON 1 :: EPISODE 5 :: CHAPTER 4 T’Marie watched Sloan more than usual over the next few days. She actually seemed — and this was hard to believe — concerned about him. She told Frank to keep an eye on Sloan, but Frank […]

Space Shuttle Part 26

Click here to see all Space Shuttle parts up to now. SEASON 1 :: EPISODE 5 :: CHAPTER 3 “How much?” said Winston. “Like 60. I lost count.” “Not girls,” said Winston. “Koveks.” Sloan still hadn’t gotten used to converting between U.S. dollars and the Anos currency of Koveks, but it didn’t matter. He knew […]