Tag Archives: Sci-fi

What I’m Reading: CONVERGENCE by Michael Patrick Hicks

Today, we fret about the NSA monitoring our private phone calls or whether Google Glass will infringe on our Fourth Amendment rights, but let’s face it, that’s small potatoes. Suppose every image, feeling, thought, burst of hormones, or adrenalin rush … Continue reading

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THE COLLECTOR is now an Audio Drama

A few months ago, I sold the audio rights to my short story, The Collector, to a monthly science fiction audio drama series called Redshift. In their call for submissions, they describe their work as “a sci-fi anthology series in the … Continue reading

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New Release: AKAELA by EE Giorgi

The Gaijins call us Kuklas, their word for “mechanical doll.” Akaela, the latest from author EE Giorgi, is a book of contradictions. You might even call it “the future of the past.” Following the Plague in 2189, only two races … Continue reading

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What I’m Reading: TALES OF TINFOIL

One of the wonderful side effects of the digital publishing revolution is the resurgence in quality short fiction. Never a huge reader (or writer) of short stories, this trend is changing my reading (and writing) habits. I believe I’ve read … Continue reading

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What I’m Reading: HUGH HOWEY LIVES by Daniel Arthur Smith

I’ll admit it, I was skeptical at first. A book with the title Hugh Howey Lives seemed like a not-so-subtle way to play on Howey’s fame as an indie author. Still, the book recommendation came from a trusted source, EE … Continue reading

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What I’m Reading: MEDIUM TALENT by Forbes West

I had two thoughts when I finished Medium Talent by Forbes West, the latest offering in the Apocalypse Weird canon. Thought 1: Wow. What was that? Thought 2: How the hell am I going to write a review on this … Continue reading

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What I’m Reading: SILICON MAN by William Massa

This short novel (~180 pages) shows up in the “Also Bought” section on some of my books, so I decided to give it a try. The premise behind Silicon Man is that cybernetics has advanced to the point where “mechs” … Continue reading

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What I’m Reading: The Next Batch of Apocalypse Weirdness

  I’m on a mission to read all the Apocalypse Weird novels. Since these books are coming out at a rate of two a month, I have my work cut out for me. Next up are the two latest contributions … Continue reading

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New Release: I, CAROLINE by David Bruns

Sometimes, there’s a story behind the story. That’s certainly the case with I, Caroline, my latest release…. A few months ago I reviewed an anthology of short stories called The Telepath Chronicles. A little research told me that this was … Continue reading

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What I’m Reading: BROTHER, FRANKENSTEIN by Michael Bunker

I am about to be very cruel to all of you. I am going to tell you about a fabulous book I read that you can’t buy. Wait—it gets worse: I can’t even tell you when you can buy it. … Continue reading

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