Today is the big day, readers! Cirsova Magazine’s 2021 Summer Issue, which features my tale “Lupus One” as the cover story, is now LIVE and available for purchase in both ebook* and paperback* on Amazon! I have searched long and hard for a home for this story, and seeing it in print (and illustrated!) at … Continue reading Bulletin: Cirsova Magazine’s 2021 Summer Issue is LIVE!
Readers, I am happy to announce that I have a book under contract with Hurn Publications! Titled The Vampire, the Writer, and the Silver Pen, I hope you will enjoy it upon its release. I am pleased and honored to be part of Hurn Publications. Thanks should also go out to the company’s staff; they … Continue reading Bulletin!
Learn more through the link, readers: Discovery off New Zealand includes kitefin shark, which at up to 180cm is now biggest-known luminous vertebrate Researchers believe sharks probably glow for camouflage to protect from attack from beneath. Photograph: Jérôme Mallefet Elle Hunt in Wellington Tue 2 Mar 2021 Scientists studying sharks off New Zealand have discovered that three deep-sea species … Continue reading Glow in the Dark – Sharks?!
More good news has arrived, readers! As of May 14, 2021, I have had a short story published in Storyhack Magazine*! If you crack open their latest issue – Storyhack Magazine Issue Seven – you will find my tale “Scylla’s Lair” which begins on page 89! It takes a familiar fairy tale, adds a dash … Continue reading Bulletin: A New Story Revealed – in Storyhack Magazine, Issue Seven!
It’s here! It’s finally here! My story, “Lupus One,” is the cover story for Cirsova Magazine’s 2021 Summer Issue. (The artwork is beautiful!) This author would be remiss if she did not point out that this upcoming Cirsova issue continues the serials begun in Cirsova’s Spring Issue (reviewed here). Diving into the middle of a … Continue reading Bulletin: Cirsova Summer Issue is Available for Pre-Order NOW!
No, I am not looking up these items on purpose, readers! They just seem to find me – or are sent to me to provoke a smile and a laugh. Admittedly, the fan picture which crosses My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic* with Star Trek: The Next Generation, probably counts less as fan art and … Continue reading New Perspectives on Old Franchises
Click the link to find out more, readers! Middle Ages Merlin manuscript found in Bristol University library Published 30 January 2019 Fragments of a manuscript from the Middle Ages which tell the story of Merlin the magician from Arthurian legend have been found in a library. Seven hand-written fragments were found by the University of … Continue reading A New Look at the Arthurian Cycle!
Lots of jokes are made about Americans’ fascination with big things, but these days few people seem to consider why we like our machines, states, and food to be big. It is because we are a big nation, in every sense of the word. This isn’t just in terms of landmass but in what – … Continue reading Thunder on the Rails
Cirsova's Chen Cover Today is March 15th, readers! If you saw the review posted on March 12th, then you know that Cirsova Magazine’s Spring Issue is LIVE on both Amazon* and their Aerio store today! You can read my review of this issue here to see what you will be getting when you pick it … Continue reading Bulletin: Enter the Cirsova Spring Issue and A New Kickstarter!
Gargoyles Retrospective | Disney's Dark Horse https://www.youtube.com/watch?app=desktop&v=hc7yQ4nX_8k Along with others in the Superversive movement, this author tends to highlight various writing techniques which are popularly seen in Japanese anime. Since writers in the Orient frequently make use of practices forgotten here in the West, this is only sensible. If one wishes to learn a craft, … Continue reading A Unique Conceit (or Three) from Western Television