Eve Forward by Neccessity

Hey — anybody read this book? It’s awesome. Why? That’s a whole ‘nother blog post — what I’m curious about is where the heck has the author, Eve Forward, disappeared to? This book has been out of print forever, easily fetching over $500 on Amazon, and more on eBay and rare book sites. And I […]

Lodestar Backstage: Iax

Just some behind-the-scenes notes for Lodestar. I’m really jazzed about this setting, and if you can parse the nerd-arcana, I think you guys will find it pretty cool as well. It’s been really interesting working on opposite ends of the same story — separated by a decade of in-world time, and thousands and thousands of […]

Writing Schedule

After much deliberation, I have only conservatively adjusted my writing schedule. I wrote 9 pages last week, and really wanted to be a badass and set my benchmarks up to 10 pages a week, to force myself to finish the rough draft that much quicker. But in a moment of sober adulthood, I kept it […]

Concrete yellow.

Tomohawk ran, brown fingers pressed against the mottled brown cardboard of the package. The black address scrawled in fresh marker — the scent stung his nose, and made his eyes water. Too many people. Too many bodies pressing packing filling the streets – the mad streets, sick and full and press packed full. He felt […]

A gray afternoon.

Man, it’s hard to be grumpy when your evening consists of a stage production of H.P. Lovecraft’s The Call of Cthulhu, followed by performing with a local burlesque troupe. But I’m doing a pretty good job of it. I’m still going to work on That Thing, and update my writing schedule. But I will be […]