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.
The Thread Skein publication funding has been secured. But, that doesn't cover as much as you'd think.
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…
We just got the complete set of 42 beautiful desktop wallpaper images based on the book covers and maps. There are sizes and layouts for almost every cellphone, computer, and tablet. You can still get access to this limited edition set of…
Thread Skein is the 3rd book in the bestselling Golden Threads Trilogy an epic high fantasy and hard science fiction saga, over 400,000 words in length. Its launching with a Kickstarter campaign and will be available in hardback and pocket paperback editions as well as in ebook format.
Thanks to all out our outstanding backers we did it! Not only did we get the initial $2,000 we asked for but we also crossed the 200% funding line! My wife and I want to give you all a colossal thank you for your remarkable support. As…
Thread Strands is being prepared to be published as a hardback and mass-market paperback via a Kickstarter campaign. It is the second book of the highly rated high fantasy / hard science-fiction genre blending Golden Threads Trilogy, originally published in August of 2013 . Check out the updated first chapter excerpt for the new hardback edition.
Thread Slivers is being prepared to be published as a hardback and mass-market paperback via a Kickstarter campaign. It is the first book of the highly rated high fantasy / hard science-fiction epic Golden Threads Trilogy, originally published in February of 2013 . Check out the updated first and second chapter excerpts for the hardback edition.
Thread Skein is about to come out, a full year late. Why? Well in a large part because of its ending. Books would be boring if we didn't get something from them. Book endings are meant to be climatic, with a joyful outcry of "oh yes!" or a "No! Not now, give me more, you can't leave it there!" Thread Skein should cause a very loud joyful outcry and much uncontrolled happy dances. But, it was hard.
December 2014 was a difficult month for my writing efforts. In fact it crushed my imagination. Now I need to reboot my imagination and am looking for ideas or shows that I can add to my coffee time.
I’m happy to announce that I’m working on “Infiltration” Book One of the Duianna Chronicles. Infiltration begins a series of hard sci-fi space marine books almost totally from the view point of Rolly Duke Bensure (aka Duke.) The series will eventually end with the novel that transitions Admiral Bensure into Supreme Commander Duke. Is that a prequel or a set of novels?
Many astute readers and reviewers have clued in on the fact that the "ancient imperial command language" in The Golden Threads Trilogy is Latin. In the third book, becomes blindingly obvious to every reader. A few folks have praised the use of Latin as ingenious, while others have a less friendly opinion. A fan emailed me and inspired me to answer the question "Why Latin?" in detail. You might be surprised by my answer.