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PARADISI CHRONICLES: An Open Source Sci-Fi Universe

Another world. Another chance… In the last decades of the twenty-first century, seeking to escape a devastated Earth, ten families focus on constructing spaceships to colonize the world they call New Eden, in the Paradisi System. But the world they … Continue reading

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Book Review: KING PESO by Carmen Amato

Grab a margarita and come on down to Acapulco . . . If you can take the heat. KING PESO, the latest Emilia Cruz mystery from author Carmen Amato, is a smart, fast police procedural with a spicy local flair. Detective … Continue reading

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New Release: JIHADI APPRENTICE by the Two Navy Guys

Last summer, after crowdfunding and publishing Weapons of Mass Deception, we started to think about a storyline for the sequel. We knew two things: (1) we wanted the sequel to feature the Minneapolis and (2) we wanted the topic to … Continue reading

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How One Writer Raised $1100 for a Veterans’ Cause

Last month, while I was buried in a writing deadline, something remarkable happened. Author-editor Chris Pourteau handed a check for $1100 to Pets for Vets, a national non-profit that matches shelter animals with military veterans. Here’s the best part: the … Continue reading

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New Book Release Supports a Veteran’s Cause

New Release Tails of the Apocalypse The Walking Dead meets The Incredible Journey in this short story collection about beloved animals struggling to survive the end of the world. Brought to you by fourteen of today’s most exciting independent authors, … Continue reading

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5 Reasons to Come to the WEAPONS OF MASS DECEPTION Book Signing This Sunday

This weekend, the Two Navy Guys are having a pre-holidays book reading and signing for their Minnesota military thriller, Weapons of Mass Deception. Here’s five reasons why you should stop by the Shakopee Public Library this Sunday, December 13th at … Continue reading

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Reading for a Cause on #VeteransDay – Get Your Badge of Support!

As a veteran myself, I’m proud to be Writing for a Cause with Tails of the Apocalypse and Pets for Vets. If you haven’t heard of what we’re doing, then here’s the Reader’s Digest version: $1 from every book sold … Continue reading

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Writing for a Cause: Pets for Vets and TAILS OF THE APOCALYPSE

“There are a number of unique aspects of this anthology, but the thing I’m most proud of is our partnership with Pets for Vets.” That’s how author-editor Chris Pourteau talks about his latest project, Tails of the Apocalypse. Described as … Continue reading

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How To Get Your Short Story Turned Into a Radio Drama

Early this year, I sold the audio drama rights to one of my short stories to a sci-fi radio drama group called Redshift. Their team of writers and actors did a fabulous job of converting “The Collector,” a 9000 word … Continue reading

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How to Create A Setting for Your APOCALYPSE WEIRD Novel

When I first heard of Apocalypse Weird and read the initial book descriptions for the upcoming novels, I had one thought: they’re all in North America. (Okay, Jennifer Ellis’ Reversal was in the arctic—and the Antarctic, come to think of … Continue reading

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