Category Archives: Historical

Historical fiction and mystery and romance, oh my

As part of an ongoing occasional series of interviews, here is my interview with UK based novelist Diana Jackson. *** Hi Diana, Thanks for appearing as a guest on my blog, all the way from the UK.  I know that you … Continue reading

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Excerpts of the week: two versions of The Cavalryman’s Saber

Fortunately we writers rewrite. A lot.  Otherwise readers would have to consume the drivel we spew out in our early drafts.  As an example, here is an early draft from the work that eventually became “The Confederate Cavalryman’s Saber.” The … Continue reading

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Excerpt of the week: Faro

I polished up and submitted three short stores this week, including my first submission of a new yet old short story, “Faro.”  It’s a story I started years ago after chatting with a local history buff who had described to … Continue reading

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The Hindenburg

A 75th anniversary photo history of the Hindenburg. http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2012/05/75-years-since-the-hindenburg-disaster/100292 Impressive CR Hodges PS–for my fictional take on the Hindenburg, check out “The Steamer Trunk” at Metro Fiction, http://metromoms.net/2013/04/28/the-steamer-trunk-by-chuck-hodges/

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“Three-Quarters Martian” is now available at Smashwords

“Three-Quarters Martian” is now available as an eBook in multiple formats at Smashwords. Enjoy. CR Hodges

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“The Confederate Cavalryman’s Saber” is now available at Smashwords

“The Confederate Cavalryman’s Saber” is now available as an eBook in multiple formats at Smashwords. Enjoy. CR Hodges

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A three-fer

Yup, I’ve got a three-fer coming. As in three-for-April.  As in three short stories to be published during the month of April. Coming soon: “Walking with Great Uncle,” an urban fantasy / ghost story (a reprint in an anthology) “Along Sand … Continue reading

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