about the author
Kevin James Breaux
*Official Bio (short) - 11/2018
Kevin James Breaux has written nine books and devoted the past twelve years of his life to crafting short stories and novels. He is a member of the Horror Writers Association and Paranormal Romance Guild.
is always enthusiastic about the challenge writing presents. He lives
by the motto “Write Makes Might!”© and sees each new
page as an opportunity to improve and advance.
Seeking new literary agent. And a job writing comics. :)
Kevin was represented by Marisa A. Corvisiero the founder of the Corvisiero Literary Agency. http://www.corvisieroagency.com from 2014 to 2017.
Kevin's professional writing career spans OVER ten years, but his journey truly started in 1998.
Constantly creating, Kevin sees the books he writes like movies in his head. He just has to flesh them out.
In 2000-2001, Kevin was designing movie merchandise for the original X-Men movies and Austin Powers.
In 2004, he was chosen to represent Jenkintown, Pennsylvania Barnes and Nobles on New Writers Night.
Kevin is a big a G.I. JOE fan. (old comics+cartoons) He would love to write a JOE comic or short story. (has written and submitted scripts to IDW for a new JOE mini series)
Kevin is a published artist with works in Zombie CSU and THEY BITE!
In 2009, Kevin drove across country, moving from PA to OR. He did not want to fly his dogs. (2 Shar Peis)
Over 1,300 people entered the SOUL BORN giveaway on Goodreads.com 2/2011... and again in 6/2011. Very cool!
In 2011, Kevin was writing 3 books at once.
Kevin has been playing video games since the early 1980s with the Atari 2600. He is on XBL as BRO2099.
As a fan of Anime, Kevin would love to adapt an existing series to book. Or write a Manga title some day.
Often lists his favorite video game ever as Nobunaga's Ambition for NES or Final Fantasy Tactics for PSX, but Dragon Age: Origins might be beating it now. (or SKYRIM) ***Okay, it's SKYRIM*** Dragon Age is my favorite series of games.
Favorite TV show no one seems to know about: MUTANT X.
Favorite Star Trek series: Deep Space Nine.
Favorite other series: BSG (2004 series), Spartacus, Black Sails, The Expanse, and The Man in The High Castle.
Kevin is a migraine sufferer. Has been for 20 some years. ***2018 Has found some small relief. The secret is dill pickles. Weird, right?
Won an eight hour-all night game of Secret Mission RISK back in the mid 90s. (and is still proud of it)
One of his favorite movies is BROTHERHOOD OF THE WOLF, and he saw it in the theater when it was released.
Longest book written: FLESH ENDED - its final draft before editing was just under 180,000 words. After a few re-reads and edits it dropped to 172,000.
In 2012, Kevin completed his 5th book.
Still has all his old D&D hardbound manuals from the early 80s. Yes, I played lots of D&D growing up. But preferred CAR WARS.
VAMPIRE: THE MASQUERADE is a major building block of his creativity. Loves White Wolf's World of Darkness. Especially the Book of NOD and Gehanna.
Listen to DARK WATER: BEAMING SMILE dramatically read/acted out on TheDramaPod
Kevin has reoccurring dreams about tending to snakes... and going to the food store. Good thing he lucid dreams.
Has made the prelim ballot of the Bram Stoker Awards two years in a row. 2011 and 2012.
Kevin is an official Bram Stoker Award nominated author. He contributed a story in a nominated anthology called SLICES OF FLESH.
His motto and slogan is "Write Makes Might!©"
Kevin has a new fanbase... Russia! He sent a box full of signed author copies, which took months to arrive, but they made it!
134 IQ. Recently scored in top 2%.
In 2013, Kevin finished his 6th book. It was soon after the 5th one. :)
Kevin enjoys Loot Crate. Subscribed for an entire year. 4/2014 to 4/2015.
Kevin had been listed #1 of the top 20 authors on Publishers Marketplace, several times, but spent 3 weeks in August in the top 20.
Kevin collects old NES cartridges. Many are his originally owned ones. :)
2014 - Created the now popular #TeamCorvisiero hashtag. And a few of their funny banners.
Loves the Funko minis.
Feels like he missed his calling in women's fashion. Maybe designing. Definitely critiquing. No...really.
Kevin finished his 7th book in late 2014.
New member of the Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America. SFWA.org in 2015.
He copyrights all his work. Likes getting the official copyright certs in the mail.
2016 - SOUL BORN: Reborn edition becomes a free read for fans.
2016 - ONE SMOKING HOT FAIRY TAIL is released!
2017 - THE LIFEBLOOD OF ILL-FATED WOMEN is released!
2017 - ONE SMOKING HOT FAIRY TAIL is a Paranormal Romance Guild Nominee and 1st Place Award Winner!
Has completed over 40 custom 1980s vintage Castle Grayskull paint jobs. See samples at Castle Broskull. (over 60 now)
Started submitting comic book stories (original and adaptations) to publishers in 2017.
2018 - SOUL BORN is released by Azure Spider Publications!
2018 - Started custom painting toys. More samples at Castle Broskull.
2019 - THREE BURNING RED RUNAWAY BRIDES is released!
Wants to write for IDW. ;)
THREE BURNING RED RUNAWAY BRIDES (book three in The Water Kingdom Series) - 1/2019 Kindle and Paperback
SOUL BORN (new edition) - 11/2018 - Azure Spider Publications - Nook, Kindle, and Paperback
* Gold Award - Literary Titan Book Review January 2019
TWO POLLUTED BLACK-HEART ROMANCES (book two in The Water Kingdom Series) - 6/2017 Kindle and Paperback
* Gold Award - Literary Titan Book Review August 2017
**2/2018 Paranormal Romance Guild Nominee and 2nd Place Award Winner!
THE LIFEBLOOD OF ILL-FATED WOMEN - 01/2017 Kindle and Paperback
* Gold Award - Hungry Monster Book Review March 2017 (Now Literary Titan)
ONE SMOKING HOT FAIRY TAIL - 4/2016 Kindle and Paperback
*2016 Pitch Perfect Pick Winner**
*Gold Award - Hungry Monster Book Review April 2017. (Now Literary Titan)
**2/2017 Paranormal Romance Guild Nominee and 1st Place Award Winner!
SOUL BORN - Reborn Edition - 1/2015 on KINDLE - 2/2016
Ending Summer Nights - 10/2016 on KINDLE (short story)
Dark Water: Beaming Smile - 3rd edition - 1/2015 on KINDLE
Dead Man's Party - Hellfire Publishing - e-book short story released 7/2013
Stories Published on the Web
and Guest Posts in Publications (small sampling)
Notes: Hellfire Publishing went out of business in 2013.
Soul Born and Blood Divided are no longer in contract with Dark Quest books as of 4/2014.
Kevin is a member of:
Paranormal Romance Guild - 2016-2019
Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers of America (SFWA) 2015-2017
Horror Writers Association (HWA) - 2008-2018
Erotic Writers Association (EAA) - 2009-2016 (**2016 group now closed)
Willamette Writers - 2009-2012
all stories and titles are copyright kevin james breaux 2005-2019
Write Makes Might copyright kevin james breaux 2013