The following is an excerpt from my newly-released novelette “Showdown”. Graeme has just seen a person killed for the first time: Before he knew he was going to speak, he heard himself say, “I reckon that’s far enough.” Some small part of him wondered at how calm and flat his own voice sounded in his […]
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So my birthday is coming up in a few days, and I’m going to be celebrating by joining Rebekah Dodson’s takeover event to release her new book, Magic: The Curse of Lanval 3. I’ve started started reading the first book and I’m really enjoying it so far! And she’s got a great lineup of talented indie authors who will be sharing their book ideas, their stories, personal info, and contests and giveaways! (So will I). I’ll be on at 7 pm PST; the event starts at 11:30 am PST on March 6 and ends at about 10 pm, and there will be some authors presenting on the 7th from 3 pm to 9 pm as well. This event is ABSOLUTELY FREE and you can participate in the comfort of your own home in your PJs. Come join us!
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In Queenstown, an untried youth is the only one who can face down a notorious Desperado. But Graeme Walsh is not a Gunslinger: not yet. Will his training and his secret sorcerer’s powers be enough to get the drop on the Outlaw, before the Outlaw gets the drop on him? Welcome to the Wyrd West, […]
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Star Songs of An Old Primate by James Tiptree Jr. My rating: 5 of 5 stars Read for the LGBTQ Speculative Fiction Reading Challenge, the Women of Genre Fiction Reading Challenge, and the Collections! Reading Challenge at Worlds Without End. Two of the novellas in this collection were also counted towards similar, but not the […]
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I didn’t realize when I started writing my Wyrd West Chronicles that there was actually a genre for this! No new ideas under the sun, I guess; but then again, it seems that my take is just a little bit unique. Less dark overall than the usual depiction; more high fantasy.
Speaking of which, I’ll be releasing the first story, “Showdown,” on the Spring Equinox! That’s March 20 this year. It’s in the final editing stages and I’m just waiting for the cover image. When I have all that, you’ll be able to get it by pre-order.
There’s Space Western for The West In Space!, and there’s Cattle Punk for The West meets Steam Punk. The Weird West is for when The West meets the supernatural.
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So I figured it was time I talked a bit about my own writing, because I’m excited about it and I want other people to get excited about it! I’ve got a few irons in the fire right now: I’m working on two novels at the moment. The one I’m giving my most immediate attention […]
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