Monthly Archives: September 2013

“Believe” has been published in Silver Blade

Normally I get a runner’s high from seeing my short stories in print.  But this morning when I first saw “Believe” up on the Silver Blade ezine website, what stunned me was the artwork.  Something I can take no credit … Continue reading

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Excerpt of the week: The Rime of the Ancient Mariner

In a week where we got a year’s worth of rain, Samuel Taylor Coleridge has been on my mind.  All the more so when our water company notified us that we needed to boil all our drinking water, and oh, … Continue reading

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Inspired by LADEE, and by my father

We Sci Fi writers get our inspiration from many places.  Staring up at the Milky Way, tinkering with gadgets, and the great science fiction writers who have blazed the trail in the sky before us.  Heinlein and Bradbury, Clarke and … Continue reading

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Excerpt of the week: Beyond Magic (first draft)

I’ve been writing fresh this week, the first time in a while.  With the success of the publication of “Queen Méabh” fresh on my mind, I decided to journey back to Ireland and take a different cut at the old … Continue reading

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