Alchemical Storytelling

Monday, August 7, 2017

As my wife and son began┬áre-watching this series today, I thought I’d repost this review here from its original appearance in 2012 over at Black Gate. I should…

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Of Gates and Sherlock

Monday, March 6, 2017

Here’s a sample chapter for my new Pathfinder book, Through the Gate in the Sea. You want underwater adventure with a daring salvager and her lizard man friend,…

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Of Gates and Parachutes

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Today’s the day my new Pathfinder book, Through the Gate in the Sea, gets released! Kind of a strange feeling. I wrote it in 2015 and made a…

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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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A Short History

Friday, November 18, 2016

I have a big stack of to-read books, some by friends. But because I’m in the midst of heavy revisions, I’m reluctant to read novels that might catch…

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Various and Sundry

Monday, September 19, 2016

There’s a lot going on here, so I’ll keep from any attempt at a long, profound post. Here’s the highlights reel from the last few days: 1. Finally…

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Books and Games

Thursday, September 1, 2016

Mornings around here have changed. I’ve continued to suffer from sleep issues, which means I drag, and so I’ve been adopting new patterns to try and help. For…

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Later Savage Sword of Conan Volumes

Friday, August 26, 2016

I’m a late comer to The Savage Sword of Conan. You’d probably have figured that, much as I like sword-and-sorcery, I’d have a huge stack of old sword-and-sorcery…

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Five Bloody Heads

Friday, August 19, 2016

Ah, the plans we mortals make. Last night I planned to wake and after my morning calisthenics take a good half hour to write a proper post about…

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Mightier Than the Sword

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Speaking of writers who don’t get their due, I’ve been reading one of Bill Ward’s short story collections over the last few days and really enjoying it. My…

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