Entries by Leeland Artra

Settling a Bet

Marketing types suggest one way to connect with steampunk fans. Successful fantasy/sci-fi/steampunk authors suggest an opposing viewpoint. After some debate on what would work as a way to introduce people to my new steampunk serial adventures, a small side wager was made. Now it is up to me to test both options, collect the data, and get my colleague to buy me a tasty beverage…

World Without End: Episode Seven is now available

The Endless Horizons Sagas, season 1 World Without End, episode 7 High Places, early draft is available for download. In this episode Lady Janali struggles with high altitude climbing and unexpected miracles from the Star Empresses as she prepares to conduct the largest experiment in history. The church’s watch dog, Balius, is caught unprepared for…

In Service to the Empresses

In Service to the Empresses in the Endless Horizons Sagas is now available as a free download. But first you might like some more details. The imperial crown’s government and the Holy Church of the Star Empresses co-rule life in the Ventali Empire. From a high viewpoint looking down over the landscape of the Ventali society, it breaks down along some simple terms of men and women, church and state, and nobles and commoners.

What’s up with the Golden Threads Trilogy Hardbacks?

Just when I thought the Golden Threads Trilogy was completely published I got a real surprise. You won’t believe what happened, but I’ll tell you anyway. I planned to take an entire weekend out and have some fun signing and shipping the first 100 print copies to supporters who pre-paid for the signed and numbered first editions. Little did I know a phone call and an email would change everything.

What’s The Diff?

I got asked a great question today (again) and finally took the time to think through a clear answer. I’m sure many of you are curious so here it is along with a detailed answer.

Thread Slivers is Incoming!

Thread Slivers has been scheduled for final release publication yesterday. This weekend in addition to finally putting away the Christmas lights (yes, they’ve been up this long) I worked on getting the revised edition of Thread Slivers out the door. It has been lounging in the corner easy chair, drinking my tasty beverages too long. Using the […]