Don’t We Sci-Fi Writers Have an Obligation to Say Something About This New “Orwellian” World?

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When I joined the US Army, there was still a Soviet Union. I remember the “good feelings” a segment of American society had towards the Soviet Union then, even going so far as to say the Communist state was a better and more noble nation than America. I said to myself: “Why would any rational person want to champion regimes …

New Release! The Forest of Ancients

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LATEST RELEASE: May 4th, 2020 Do Not Anger the Great Forest! The Fabled Quest Chronicles continues in Book Four of the epic fantasy adventure series—filled with heroes, villains, monsters, and magic. Their departure from the Lands of Man for the magic lands is a distant memory. Titan’s Caravan survived the war wizards of Xenhelm and have marched past Faë-Land itself–the …

Cover Reveal: The Forest of Ancients (Fabled Quest Chronicles, Book 4)

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Finally, its almost here! The release of the fourth Fabled Quest Chronicles novel–The Forest of Ancients, will be on May 4th.  Titan’s Caravan has now reached the Great Forest, the immense region of magic lands far more vast than the Lands of Man and Fae-Land combined. It is a region where “you may encounter a fifteen-foot squirrel and then a …

Cover Reveal: Prequel to the Fabled Quest Chronicles!

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The release of the fourth Fabled Quest Chronicles novel–The Forest of Ancients, should be released on time at the end of this month, but there is a delay for the book cover because my artist lives in Rome, Italy. (Don’t worry, he’s fine.) Therefore, I’m switching things around a bit as far as the release schedule. One of the surprises for …

Milestone: The Fabled Quest Chronicles

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The Latest Fabled Quest Chronicles novel is done! I finished the fourth Fabled Quest Chronicles novel—The Forest of Ancients! My goal was for 100,000 words or about 400 pages; I did know the latest novel would be longer than the previous three. Well, it’s 125,000 words–closer to 500 pages–which will make the fans happy. Now, The Forest of Ancients (Fabled …

Name Reveal: Fabled Quest Chronicles 2020

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Name Reveal & Progress Report To kick off my writing madness for 2020, will be the new release of my epic fantasy Fabled Quest Chronicles series. For those of you eagerly waiting, the next novel of the six-book collection (hexalogy) is almost here: The Forest of Ancients! As many of you know, I’m not into writing those 1,000 page plus …

Signing Off for 2019 (And Sales)

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Yes, it’s that time already. The last gasp of 2019 is upon us, so this is my last blog post for the year. I’ll be enjoying my holidays too, but mostly focusing on my writing. In 2017, I really launched my Liquid Cool series and its sci-detective with attitude in a world of mega-skyscrapers, hovercars, cyborgs, off-world colonies, action and …