About gotangst

David J. Pedersen is a native of Racine, WI who resides in his home town Kansas City, MO. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy from the University of Wisconsin - Madison. He has worked in sales, management, retail, video and film production, and IT. David has run 2 marathons, climbed several 14,000 foot mountains and marched in Thee University of Wisconsin Marching Band. He is a geek and a fanboy that enjoys carousing, picking on his wife and kids, playing video games, and slowly muddling through his next novel.

Win A Kindle Paperwhite – All Books On Sale

2021-06-06T11:01:13-05:00June 6th, 2021|Books, Promotions|

It's my birthday month, and I'm kicking off the celebration with a book promotion and a contest. Not only can you get all of my books on sale, you could win a Kindle Paperwhite! My books are all on sale now at Amazon from June 6th - June 13th! Entriss Online is on sale [...]

Virtual Virtual Room Party

2021-06-03T14:51:00-05:00June 3rd, 2021|Cons, David, Muses, Team|

Demicon is an amazing Science Fiction and Fantasy convention hosted in Des Moines, IA every spring. We’ve had a vendor table at the con since 2014. This year we wanted to do something different and put in a request to host a room party. When Demicon announced they had to go virtual, they offered [...]

Some Good News… Eventually

2021-02-27T11:25:59-06:00February 27th, 2021|Audiobooks, David, Writing|

It Started As One Of Those Weeks The great Midwest deepfreeze of 2021 thawed overnight. It was suddenly a balmy 65 and warm enough to pull my car out of the garage. After a frustrating day of tech consultant troubleshooting I needed the distraction of a small project. All I wanted [...]

Questions and Answers about Entriss Online

2021-04-07T12:16:39-05:00January 17th, 2021|Books, New Release|

Entriss Online has been out since January 5th and the reception has been exciting. Maybe even jaw dropping. This is the best release I’ve had on Amazon. “Entriss Online” has remained at a solid rank in multiple genres, some readers new to my books are posting positive reviews, and I’ve also started work on [...]

Good News About Upcoming New Novel

2021-04-07T12:16:44-05:00October 19th, 2020|Books, New Release|

I’ve been avoiding social media like it’ll give me Parkinson’s. (Ope, too late.) As much as I love the friendly election-year banter and the register to vote notices - I’ve been head down, nose to the keyboard, polishing my new novel. The Good News After completing the draft in mid-September, and celebrating like it was [...]

Believe In Your Story – New YouTube Series

2021-04-07T12:22:20-05:00August 19th, 2020|David, gotAngst, Vlog, Writing|

When I was in High School, back in the early 90s, I made a fun, goofy movie preview for LEGO The Movie. It seemed like a ludicrous concept which made it perfect for me. (Apparently I was before my time.) I loved the idea of making movies, who doesn’t. I took a film class [...]

Introducing the got Angst vlog

2021-04-07T12:22:20-05:00July 28th, 2020|David, gotAngst|

I’ve spent way too many nights going down the YouTube rabbit hole. You start with something innocuous like, “7 Ways to Make Your Day Count,” slide into, “Our Top 19 Pics for Villain in Marvel’s next Unannounced Movie,” and several hours later end up watching, “Which Bikini Do I Look Best In?” (Uh, maybe [...]

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