It’s a Little Disheartening

Tearful goodbye as we close the book for Doce Blant Publishing unsubscribers

Almost without fail, whenever I attend an event that features my books (and usually those of the other authors represented by my publisher), I run into someone who unabashedly admits he (or she) doesn’t read books. The conversation goes something like this: Me: “What is your favorite type of book…

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Totally Stuck!

I’ve fallen off the “what next” idead train and landed in something completely foreign!

I mean, storytelling has never been a problem for me (just ask my parents) – especially the ones that are mired in history and roll over vast seas. Dabble that with a little Celtic folklore and a lot of Caribbean magic, and you have the recipe for a well-seasoned tall tale.

Except, when the creative ship runs aground. 

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  • Press

    "What J. K. Rowling did for wizards and Stephenie Meyer did for vampires, Marti Melville has done for pirates." ~ Forbes Magazine (September 9, 2011)

  • Reviews

    "Melville’s work, which heavily romanticizes the life of a pirate, is atmospheric ... a solid start to the series." ~ Publisher's Weekly (February 2017)
  • Schedule

  • Enjoy my favorite Celtic music (from Outlander)

  • Listen to the Creaking Wood and Ocean Currents from a Tall Ship at Sea

  • Celtic Battle Music