Storyworld Design: Transportation Technologies

The biggest SF trope there is — interstellar transportation — comes in many different forms, each with its own predicaments. The most common of all, are: Wormholes (Stargate) Warp Drives (Star Trek) Hyperdrives (Star Wars) Jump Drives (Battlestar Galactica) and Ark Ships The different principles behind these technologies inevitably presuppose different storyworld designs, as the worlds that would develop these technologies, …

THE GRAND ASCENT is here! – The trilogy is complete!

It's DONE! The Ascendancy Trilogy is finally complete! THE GRAND ASCENT - the third book in my unconventional space opera trilogy is out now! And for the promotional release price of $0.99 - for a limited time! Doesn't the cover look awesome? Just check out the new-and-nanite-free Amharr... Just wow. My illustrator Tony totally kicks ass! So here's how …