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Offspring of People

I assume that Offspring of People is the correct way to update PD James’ dystopian novel from the 90s, Children of Men. If you haven’t read any of James’ books before, I recommend them. She’s most known for her murder series featuring Inspector...

Dungeon Raiders episode 1-3

I’m experimenting with an old story of mine, Dungeon Raiders, on Kindle Vella–the new episodic ebook service that Amazon rolled out last week. The jury is out as to whether or not people really want to read tiny, hobbit-sized bites of stories. I assume...

Dungeon Raiders on Kindle Vella

Calling all epic fantasy readers and dungeon raiders! I don’t know if you’ve noticed, but Amazon just started publishing episodic stories via what they are calling Kindle Vella. Oddly enough, you can’t read them on Kindles, but only on the Kindle app...

Project Update

The new Christmas album is done, of course. 12th draft just finished of the super secret script project. Not my idea, but my execution. Based on an idea thought up by an old friend. Fairly mind-blowing. 2/3 of a new epic fantasy done. 160,000 words and counting....

Do I Still Write?

Yes. Though, life is so busy these days that I really haven’t done much writing on my own projects (untitled fantasy adventure [60% done], sequel to Fury Clock [just notes], science fiction novel [60% done], Mike Murphy stories [notes], untitled comic fantasy...

Rain Falls In Love

The mind is like a field, ready for rain, seed, the vagaries of weather and blithe neglect or careful cultivation. A wise man named Jack Handy once said that the rain is God crying because of bad little children. While I’m not sure about his theology, his poetry...