Guest Post + ARC of “Dragon’s Honor” by Michaela Kendrick

Science Fiction Romance is a subgenre on the rise, with many talented indies gaining ground with awesome stories and characters. I've always been interested in the evolution of SFR, and I'm super happy to hear indie success stories or keep tabs on how some authors are tackling this delicate merger of space battles and heart throbs. So when a fellow …

Interview, NaNoWriMo, horror striken, mental juggling

Scratching your head yet? *grins* *checks her notes, tries to be serious* Fellow science-fiction writer, science geek and worldbuilding master JENO MARZ is featuring an interview with me on her blog today. Check it out! It's about inspiration, coming up with names and titles, learning curves and thoughts on the publishing conundrum, and madness. Writing is always about some …

From Fiction To Reality

I'm not up to writing particularly useful posts at the moment, due to industrious editing efforts (yay!) and otherwise being caught up in baby-ing and day-job-ing. But I've got a cool infographic for you, that highlights some of the best (and most common) inventions from the past decades which science owes to SF. That's right, BOW TO US, labcoated …

Guest Post: 4 Tips on Using Theme in Science-Fiction

For the occasional guest-post that blinks up on my blog like a distant supernova, today I'll introduce you to our fellow writer Michael Cairns. As part of his book-launch blog tour, Michael is cruising the interwebs talking about all things writing, sci-fi/fantasy and the indie experience. His is simple and sound advice that doesn't limit itself …