On Loss, and Sherlock, and Mars

Thursday, June 7, 2012

Today I finished a rough draft of the first chapter of the third Dabir and Asim book, currently titled The Maiden’s Eye. That felt pretty good. It also…

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Bones Out the Door

Sunday, May 27, 2012

I’ve processed the suggested changes and comments from the copyeditor and sent The Bones of the Old Ones back to the publisher. Now I’m taking a little time…

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The Exciting Adventure of My Knee in the Barn

Wednesday, May 9, 2012

I’m now five weeks out from my knee surgery, and with my strength and dexterity building decided it was high time I fixed up a few things in…

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Writing of Fantasy Arabia

Monday, May 7, 2012

I get the sense sometimes that people wonder why a pale white guy like myself is writing about a fantastic version of 8th century Arabia, even that they…

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Long Silences

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

I didn’t mean to drop out of sight for so long, but then I didn’t mean to injure my knee so badly that I required therapy exercises to…

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Crossing the Streams

Saturday, March 3, 2012

I want to thank everyone who entered the Crossing the Streams Contest. It’s been a pleasure receiving your e-mails, posts, and tweets. You’ve introduced me to some interesting…

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Ask Me Anything on Reddit this Sunday the 12th

Sunday, February 12, 2012

I’ll be attending an internet chat today over at reddit.com (http://redd.it/pm23a) as part of their Ask Me Anything series. Reddit’s a huge web site, and throughout the day…

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Locus Poll and Survey

Saturday, February 11, 2012

I learned the other day that The Desert of Souls made the Locus recommended reading list for 2011 in the First Novels category. What’s more, balloting for the…

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Throne of the Crescent Moon

Wednesday, February 8, 2012

There are a number of books I’ve been meaning to recommend, but today I’m just going to talk about one, released yesterday. There’s not a whole lot of…

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Crossing the Streams

Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Regular visitors might note I’ve temporarily added a new page to the web site, the Contest page. That’s because I’ve joined a gargantuan, huge, inspiring, fantastical multi-author book…

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