Category Archives: This Is Fine

It was a joke…

So, yesterday I stumbled upon a post talking about Barack Obama and his summer reading list. Apparently, he posted on Facebook about the five books he read over the summer. The first thing to pop into my mind was: I wonder what he read. So I went and looked. The second thing to pop into my head was: man, wouldn’t that be a trip if my book was on that list?! And then the third thing to pop into my head was: That would be a really funny joke to make it look like he read my book. Ha!  Continue reading It was a joke…

This was almost not fine

Here’s a comprehensive list of book title ideas that I considered for This Is Fine. One of the biggest things that delayed the book was choosing the right title. It kept me up nights and stressed me out. But after all the trouble I don’t know why worried about it so much – my footprint isn’t big enough to cause a controversy, so many of these would have been just fine. Maybe. I almost went with several of these…but ultimately decided that This Is Fine was the correct choice.  Continue reading This was almost not fine

New book trailer: This Is Fine

Hi gang! I just wanted to show off the new book trailer for This Is Fine. I created this yesterday and am quite pleased with how it turned out! I would eventually like to create trailers for all of my books, so stay tuned. In the meantime, please enjoy this one and let me know what you think. If you haven’t already, please subscribe to my YouTube channel and give this video a like. Thanks!

Broken Sword Publications is proud to present This Is Fine, the new book by author Santino J. Rivera. Featuring cover art, design and illustrations by artist Emilio Medina, This Is Fine is unlike any other book of poetry you’ve ever come across, guaranteed. If you enjoyed Rivera’s ‘Amerikkkan Stories‘ or ‘Demon in the Mirror‘, you will love This Is Fine. In the author’s own words, this is his “best work yet.”

Available at Amazon, B&N and BSP store

Order now and receive 2 free limited edition bookmarks, while supplies last!