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 …

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

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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 …

Your Favorite Character, Client, or Villain in the Liquid Cool Universe…so far

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Red Rabbit, Blade Gunner, NeuroDancer, the Ripper, Ichi Jumper, Venn Diagram, Classic Cyborg, the Electric Lady, Mr. Viper, Mr. T., and the list goes on. Those may be the clients and villains, but there are also the Cruz regulars like Phishy, P.J., China Doll, the Wans, Run-Time, and Cruz Jr.! With any good series, the richness of the world is …

Cover Reveals – Liquid Cool 2019!

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Grab your laser pistols because I finished writing the last of the Liquid Cool novels for my 2019 Blitz. Wait. Didn’t I say in my last blog post on May 3rd that I was done writing? Well, I was, but then I decided to write one more for my Kindle Unlimited Liquid Cool “Crazy Maniac Files” mini-series. I didn’t want …

Writing Updates: Liquid Cool

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You may have noticed I’ve been a bit quiet lately in terms of blogging or emails. The simple reason for that is I’ve been writing up a storm. So today I’ve decided to give you writing updates since I’m now on a roll. One down! Yes, I completed Liquid Cool, Book #7. This Liquid Cool novel was initially a struggle …