Tag Archives: Reality Check

Imaginarium and my Deadname

So that’s me, second from the left, bottom row. I’m going to be a guest at the third annual Imaginarium Convention tomorrow through Sunday (Oct 7-9, 2016). Imaginarium has been an important part of my journey, not only as an … Continue reading

Posted in conventions, Hydra Publications, Personal, self, Seventh Star Press | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

It’s back — Hydra Summer Bash III! Reality Check & dozens of Hydra Publications ebooks on sale for 99 cents! #99cents #sale

My publisher, Hydra Publications, is hosting the Hydra Summer Bash III! Selected titles from some of Hydra’s best selling authors are on sale for only 99 cents. The sale runs from August 17th until August 23. Here’s a convenient short … Continue reading

Posted in Hydra Publications, Publishing | Tagged , , ,

InConjunction 2015 here I come! Plus: Get a Magic Token!

Amy and I have been going to InConjunction Science Fiction and Fantasy Convention in Indianapolis since 2009 as fans, and this is my third year as a guest and vendor. I will be with other Speculative Fiction Guild folks: R.J. … Continue reading

Posted in conventions, Events, Fun Stuff, Guest, Hydra Publications, Seventh Star Press, Silly Hat Books, Speculative Fiction Guild | Tagged , , , , ,

An Interview with E. Chris Garrison: Steampunk Author!

Originally posted on Cogpunk Steamscribe:
What was your introduction to the Steampunk genre? I blame my interest in the genre on William Gibson and Bruce Sterling for their collaborative novel, The Difference Engine. I’d been a fan of Gibson’s for…

Posted in Events, Guest, Silly Hat Books, Writing | Tagged , , , ,

Hunter’s Moon: A flash story for the Iron Writer Challenge

Alas, this story didn’t win the Kurt Vonnegut bracket of the 2015 Spring Iron Writer Open Tournament. But I don’t feel bad, because I was up against some good friends, and I think all the stories were good. The judges … Continue reading

Posted in Events, freebies, Fun Stuff, Writing | Tagged , , , ,

Haunted Hydra Halloween sale: Reality Check for 99 cents now until November!

See ALL the 99 cent Hydra Publications books:

Posted in Hydra Publications | Tagged , , ,

Forget the haters: Why I love National Novel Writing Month #amwriting #nanowrimo

(this rant was written for the Nindy / NaNoWriMo Indianapolis group on Facebook, reposted here for your amusement) http://www.salon.com/2010/11/02/nanowrimo/ So, in another Facebook writing group, this anti- NaNoWriMo piece resurfaced. It made me mad when I first saw it, and … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Writing | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment