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My (fictional) answer to climate change is underwater cities

Once upon a time I was a US Navy submarine officer. Those six years on active duty were packed with experiences that I mine every day in my life as a writer. Surprisingly, I’ve written very few submarine stories—until now. … Continue reading

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My Short Story “Dyad” Gets a Podcast Makeover

As I posted on my Facebook page earlier this week, I have good news and I have bad news. First the good: my short story “Dyad,” originally published in The Cyborg Chronicles, was sold to the StarShipSofa podcast who turned into … Continue reading

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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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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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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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The Immortality Chronicles: A Sci-Fi Anthology for a Cause

I have to admit, I’m a little miffed at Amazon right now. According to their rules, I am ineligible to review The Immortality Chronicles, the latest in Samuel Peralta’s Future Chronicles series. Why? Just because I have a story in … Continue reading

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Countdown to #Immortality – An Interview

As we countdown the final days to release of Immortality Chronicles, the next edition of Samuel Peralta’s best-selling Future Chronicles series of short story anthologies, Will Swardstrom posted interviews with all the authors in the collection. Here’s the interview he did … Continue reading

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