Finding My Authentic Voice

  Not too long ago, I joined a writers’ group on Facebook, The Writer’s 1% Club. Gaining insight from the group’s founder Jennifer Blanchard is a huge help, but so is watching the others make progress. This is a nice little motivation to keep me going as well. A recent topic on the board, and […]

Coming up with book covers

Random update on… stuff. Now that I have the rough drafts completed for all three of the Firetide books and the Vector H+ novel, I have a lot of editing and rewrites ahead of me. I’ve begun toying with some rough draft ideas for book covers as well. I want to have some ideas to […]

Ghosts Not Real | A ‘Vector H+’ Short Story

2113 – ÆI Bio-Tech and Medical Research Facility, Australia Back to the wall, she breathed so shallow the Other could not hear her. She did not know this boy. He did not look like them, her and Brother. His skin was much paler and his hair very pale yellow. Not at all like them. He […]

Milestone Celebration! “The CFD”

Prologue Thursday marked the culmination of what was- believe it or not- over twelve years of evolution in words.  At some, unverifiable point around/before 2004,  I began a book called BioDream.  I made it so far as four chapters and a title/plan for the fifth. Plot twist Then… a show by Joss Whedon premiered on […]

“Trials” | A ‘Firetide’ Short Story

NOTE: This story contains depictions and themes that are mature in nature. If you find the use of foul language or the depiction of sexuality and violence to be distasteful, it may not be for you.  Some content may also be sensitive in nature for some readers. This is a short story, separate from the novel. […]

“Navaja” | a Vector H+ short story

2120 – Villa Nueva, Mendoza, Argentina “They’re getting away.” “I…know…” the woman growled back at the voice in her ear through clenched teeth. Crashing through the back doors, the kid darted left around the counter but the woman vaulted the bartop and slid on one hip across the sleek metal surface to cut the corner. […]

Firetide | Future plans

As I am nearing the completion of my first draft, I am starting to plan the necessary future steps for finishing off at least Part One as a saleable novel.  These things would include potentially hiring someone to look over it as an editor and I would like to hire a quality artist to make […]

Scheduled Server Maintenance

A notice arrived from my Robot Overlords: Subjugation Alert: SFO Network Maintenance Start: 2016-05-18 07:00 UTC End: 2016-05-18 07:30 UTC Hello Inferior Meat, During the above window the Overlord Network Supreme will perform proactive software upgrades on network infrastructure in SFO1. These upgrades are to enable new features to improve the performance and resilience of the […]

Database issues

I have become aware that my website has been going down recently.  Frequently.  For days.   And it would seem my current notification systems are not adequate in bringing this to my attention. SO, I apologize if by some grace of Spock you have returned in spite of having previously come and been met by […]