I’m #1 in Kindle’s Space Marine Sci-Fi!

Wow, I have been absent for so long. So busy. But I did want to deliver some terrific news to you. My short science fiction story “Escaping” is available on Kindle, and FREE through Saturday. Yup. Free. The sequel “Refugee” will be released tomorrow, at long last. And I’ll keep publishing short stories as muchContinue reading “I’m #1 in Kindle’s Space Marine Sci-Fi!”

Vipers in the Frost (fiction)

Another quick bit of fiction. I do hope you like it! Now I have to finally go back to polishing the novel. Catch you later! —————————————————————————– With a quaking hand he held out the flintlock, knowing it was his one chance for revenge. Bellem’s boots crunched snow as he stepped inside the abandoned estate, eachContinue reading “Vipers in the Frost (fiction)”

Tarbosaurus Carnage: From the Optimistic Painter

Originally posted on The Optimistic Painting Blog:
It’s been a few months since I did a painting for Dave Hone’s paper on selective feeding behaviour of tyrannosaurs. When Dave first approached me I have to admit I was looking forward to painting some dinosaur carnage. Instead the paper was about a Tarbosaur delicately nipping stuff …

Battering Ram: A Dinosaur Story for Chuck Wendig

Since dinosaurs are kind of my obsession, I admit to giggling like a gleeful mad scientist when novelist and smart aleck extraordinaire Chuck Wendig gave an assignment to his readers: write flash fiction (very short story, up to 1,000 words) with dinosaurs in it. http://terribleminds.com/ramble/2012/05/04/flash-fiction-challenge-must-love-dinosaurs/ For better or worse, this is my entry, a sort-of prequel toContinue reading “Battering Ram: A Dinosaur Story for Chuck Wendig”