Thinking of Poul

Monday, February 6, 2017

I was exchanging notes with Scott Lynch about a grand short story he’s got coming out soon, and he happened to mention how much he’s been enjoying some Poul…

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Belated Birthday

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Here’s to Robert E. Howard, creator of my favorite genre, sword-and-sorcery, on the anniversary of his birth. Raise high your goblets and drink deep. What is best about…

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Last Stop for Ki-Gor

Monday, December 5, 2016

Over the last few days I finally finished the last unread Ki-Gor novella in my possession, Slave-Caverns of Molundu, and after setting it down I think I’m done reading…

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Return to the Jungle, Ki-Gor Style

Monday, November 28, 2016

If your to-be-read pile is anything like mine, sometimes stuff leaps ahead for no good reason. For instance, I have a score of books I’ve actually been looking…

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Rapiers Ride!

Friday, August 12, 2016

I’d intended to tell you about a nifty new sword-and-sorcery novel I read last week, but I’m away from home and short on time today and won’t be…

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Bretwalda and Other Adventures

Monday, August 8, 2016

For the first time in the last half dozen years I missed GenCon. Between the excellence of the Writer’s Symposium — which is growing at a phenomenal rate…

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Elkins Again or At Last

Monday, July 18, 2016

As I was logging on to the interwebs this morning I received four notifications of new posts on the ‘ol web site. Traffic here hasn’t been as heavy…

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Ki-Gor Volume 3

Friday, July 15, 2016

Just saw that the third volume of Ki-Gor stories from Altus Press is coming out. And guess who wrote the intro? Yep. You’re reading his blog. Who’s Ki-gor?…

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Spring!

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Well, almost. You can tell it’s around the corner because of the way our favorite tree is blooming, or the way I hear chirps all day — you…

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Rare Treasures

Friday, February 12, 2016

I’m still moving forward at a fast clip into the rough draft of my next book, although I’ve had a slow start this morning. Now that I’m not…

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