That was a busy summer, wasn’t it? I feel like I never stopped. When I finally went on holiday I still had work on the back of my mind. I was planning on releasing another little ebook right about now, but I couldn’t even find the time for that — and self-publishing little ebooks is…Read more "Where Sci-Fi Meets Fantasy"
Happy Monday, It’s been awhile since I posted some links, so…why not? Politics With all the Republican presidential debates, political bias is getting thick enough to gag on. Are you forming your political opinions based on facts or feelings? Check out this political bias quiz and let me know if you scored better than I did […]Read more "Feed the Beast"
The Demon in the Door By N. E. White The demon in the door screamed when Dohn poked its eye. A shudder ran through the house and a heartbeat later, Dohn heard her mother echo the demon’s pain. She stormed into the foyer, a hand cupped over one eye. She yanked the stick from Dohn’s […]Read more "The Demon in the Door"
As some of you know, I’m a moderator over at the Writing forum on SFFWorld.com. There’s really nothing to moderate. I’m just a glorified coordinator. My main job is to stick and unstick contest threads. Occasionally, there’s a scuffle between writers, but we’re an insipid lot. We may wield our pens like swords, but they’re […]Read more "Nila’s Writing Rules"
For those of you who do not know Michael J Sullivan, stop what you are doing and go read his fantasy series: The Riyria Revelations and The Riyria Chronicles. These series are a lot of fun. Good fantasy tales that will keep you turning the pages well into the night. No, his work is not grimdark or edgy. […]Read more "MJS: Authors Helping Authors"
I know you know. Really, I do. But if you don’t know…or maybe you saw it the first time I posted but thought it didn’t apply to you…or maybe you think you are unworthy (you’re not)… SFFWorld.com’s 2015 Anthology Submission Deadline is: August 31st, 2015 Theme: Ecotones Word Limit: 5,000 – 7,000 Payment: Token Featured authors: […]Read more "Deadline Looming"
Early this year, the folks who hang out over on the SFFWorld.com forum started a micro-fiction contest. I know, I know. Micro-fiction? What the heck is that? Well, according to the internet, it is very short fiction. If you thought flash fiction was short (usually 1000 words or so), try micro-fiction. For the SFFWorld.com forum […]Read more "Micro-fiction"