7 Essential Elements of My Fabled Quest Chronicles Series

Austin Dragon Fabled Quest Chronicles, Fantasy, Series Overview, Writing 6 Comments

I surveyed my VIP Readers’ Club back in 2015/16 and asked what other genre or sub-genre they’d like to see me write. Overwhelmingly the response was epic fantasy. In 2018, I published the first of my epic fantasy adventure series, the Fabled Quest Chronicles with the first novel, Through Titan’s Trail. It’s 2020 and we’re coming to the end of …

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

Austin Dragon Science Fiction, Serious Science Fiction, Writer Musings 26 Comments

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 …

Name Reveal: Fabled Quest Chronicles 2020

Austin Dragon Announcements, Fabled Quest Chronicles, Fantasy, Name Reveal 8 Comments

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 …

What If You Were the Casting Director for a Liquid Cool TV Series?

Austin Dragon Cyberpunk, Liquid Cool, Mystery, Science Fiction 17 Comments

Let me ask a fun question: What if my Liquid Cool — my sci-fi noir detective series — were a TV series? Which actors do you think should play the main characters? Who Should Play? (Pick two: Cruz and one other) PJ. Caucasian female (French), remember the initials stand for “Punch Judy” meaning she punches people with her bionic arms. …

National Cozy Mystery Day

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For this post, I’m going to completely defer to author Sarah Weldon whose post on the Alliance of Independent Authors is better than anything I’d write about September 15th, also known as National Cozy Mystery Day! Excerpt below but the link to the full post is here: https://selfpublishingadvice.org/national-cozy-mystery-day/ What is a Cozy Mystery?   “Cozy mysteries, also referred to as …

NEW RELEASE: Digital Samurai (Liquid Cool: From the Crazy Maniac Files, Book 2)

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Author Austin Dragon launches the second novel in the Kindle Unlimited spin-off of the sci-fi detective thriller series—BioPunk Blues to science fiction fans worldwide. LOS ANGELES, CA (July 30, 2019) In the shadowy world of the megacorporations there’s a rumor of a cyber-assassin like no other. Digital Samurai (Liquid Cool, Book 2) LIQUID COOL is Sci-Fi Meets the Detective Crime …

NEW RELEASE: BioPunk Blues (Liquid Cool, Book 7)

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Author Austin Dragon launches the seventh novel in the sci-fi detective thriller series—BioPunk Blues to science fiction fans worldwide. LOS ANGELES, CA (June 28, 2019) The Sci-Fi Detective Series Will Not Let You Go! What does bio-terrorism have to do with a Metropolis street detective? Biopunk Blues (Liquid Cool, Book 7) Liquid Cool is the action-packed and funny, cyberpunk detective …