January Roundup

Yeah, that’s right. My monthly reading and writing roundup has now moved to the end of the month that it is supposed to be rounding up. Lots more unique essay and animal pics are available over on the newsletter if that’s your kind of thing. The new schedule will involve sending that thing out on … Read more

The Man Who Walked in the Dark: Preorders are up!

A man in a trench coat and fedora standing in front of a church with high-tech stuff all around

It’s been a long time in the works, but it’s finally on its way! The Man Who Walked in the Dark is the sci-fi noir you need, full of criminal saints, brutal penance, and a whole lot of bad news. You can preorder now and have the book delivered on March 11, 2024 (or a … Read more

A 2023 Reader’s Journey

It occurs to me now that 100 is a lot of books. It’s not TOO MANY books. Between getting better at reading fast and a whole lot of audiobooks, I didn’t really struggle all that much. There were a few times during the year when I fell behind, as tracked by Storygraph. That’s fine. Sometimes … Read more

Load Up Your E-Reader Sale

Maybe you picked up your first Kindle this year at Christmas. A relative who knows very well that you love books decided to gift you a Kobo or the stray Nook. You stared at the thing with a strained smile. You’ve always loved paper books, and can’t imagine reading on this glowing digital monstrosity. Or … Read more

2023 Works Published

The end of 2023 is fast approaching and since I’m not planning on getting anything else out the door, I think it’s probably a good time to take a look at the year’s accomplishments. This is an award eligibility post, but also just kind of a “hey look at what I’m proud of” post. The … Read more

December Roundup

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As we enter this cold, cold month of December, I feel like it might be a good time to do another roundup. It also occurs to me that calling it a December Roundup implies that I’m rounding up everything that happened in December, which is not, um, something I am capable of at this time. … Read more

Not Done Yet: Sci-fi Stories of Wisdom and Fury

Not Done Yet

Not Done Yet: Sci-fi Stories of Wisdom and Fury is out and available everywhere books are sold! It’s been a long road for this first of my short story collections. Last week I finally got my proof copy of the hardcover in the mail, and let me tell you, I love it! The pages feel … Read more