Monthly Archives: June 2011


This post is just a test of my using the iPad for posting blog content over the summer. Plan to do a bit of traveling so I wanted to make sure this will work. Any tips from some of the more experienced connected-travellers out there? Also, just so this post has some content, have you […]

Four more chapters to go

Trying to finish the first draft of Novel #3 before vacation starts, hence my silence here. Four more chapters and it will be finished. After that it will be a month of reading it through and making adjustment notes, then another month or so of rewrites. I’m also digging through my archives and preparing several […]

Recent Reads

A Thousand Faces #11 This was my contributors copy in which the reprint of my story “A Ragman’s Vow” appeared. Several strong stories of superheroes and villains fill the issue and it was a good read. If you are interested in examining the life of the superhero in more depth, it is worth checking out […]

Year of the Mountain Lion

‘Year of the Mountain Lion’ by Maria E. Schneider, the latest Darwin Evolution’s story release, is available now. An alternate American southwest wherein legends are both real and unreal, curses true and false, and a young woman betrayed finds herself the object of a hunt by the very tribe who cast her out into the […]

The Lazy Designer

I realize that most of my blog post have been writing related of late and to rectify that I’m going to try to focus, for July, mostly on Lazy Designer ‘video game’ content. I have several half-written articles and will try to finish as many as feasible. There will be a bit of writing news […]

Living Rooms

Laurie Tom has made her Writers of the Future Gold Award winning story ‘Living Rooms’ available on the Kindle. If you have not had the chance to read it yet, do check it out.

In An Iron Cage – The Magic of Steampunk

Fellow Writers of the Future XXVI winner Jeff Young has a story appearing in “In An Iron Cage – The Magic of Steampunk”. Available now for the Kindle here:

Jakob Drud’s Big-T

I mentioned earlier that I’ve sold a story to the newly returned ‘Darwin’s Evolutions‘. This magazine has changed its distribution model… instead of just displaying the stories on its website it is packaging them for all the various eBook readers (Kindle et cetera). The stories will be released individually and each story will also receive […]

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Read ‘The Prophet’ online at Megaton!

The Prophet, which is already free through Amazon and Smashwords can now be read online at the Post-Apocalyptic fiction side Megaton. And if you enjoy it please consider checking out ‘The End of the Road‘ where the adventures of Wanderer continue.