Babylon’s Song on Final Ballot for 2017 Sir Julius Vogel Award!

Earlier this evening I received an email from the Science Fiction and Fantasy Association of New Zealand that my novella, "Babylon's Song" is a finalist for the 2017 Sir Julius Vogel Award for Best Novella/Novelette.  Voting will occur at Lexicon, 2-4 June 2017 in Taupo, New Zealand. You can find more details about the convention … Continue reading Babylon’s Song on Final Ballot for 2017 Sir Julius Vogel Award!

From the Bio-Quill of Wifelier Docht – Log File 004: Hope

I have another installment for you from the tethered scribe Wifelier Docht over at The Collective SF. Yes, I have been tardy in writing these, but I'm now back on track. I have also started uploading them to Wattpad. The idea is to collect the episodes and then eventually publish them as a companion piece … Continue reading From the Bio-Quill of Wifelier Docht – Log File 004: Hope

Interspecies, Volume 1, The Inlari Sagas Available Now!

“These are generally hard-hitting stories about a grim future world. . . . I found the exploration mind-stretching . . ." ~Piers Anthony, New York Times Bestselling Author of the Xanth Series “Interspecies is a solid science fiction anthology that provides entertaining reading for a thinking person and sets a high bar. . . . … Continue reading Interspecies, Volume 1, The Inlari Sagas Available Now!

Floating On Pixie Dust

Please forgive me when I share these review excerpts. Interspecies is coming out in a couple of days and to read the first reaction to words you've written is euphoric and humbling and you have this intense sense of wanting to share the good news. This morning I woke to a review on Goodreads and … Continue reading Floating On Pixie Dust

Saturday Sampler Venture Galleries: Interspecies

A sampler from my story, Babylon’s Song, is over on Venture Galleries today. Here is a plot description of the anthology: Fifty years after first contact with the inlari, war ravaged the Earth, leaving New Zealand and Australia the victors and survivors, but at a devastating cost. As human and inlari factions compete against each other in … Continue reading Saturday Sampler Venture Galleries: Interspecies

The Collective SF / Skin-Deep

I have another log entry for you from my alter ego, Wifelier Docht, over at The Collective SF's blog. This latest installment is a bit grim and may just qualify as sci-fi-horror. You be the judge of that: Skin-Deep Will I ever escape? Do I dare think this? How many times over the 300 years have … Continue reading The Collective SF / Skin-Deep

Halloween With The Collective SF

I’m busy with a novel called 'Hameln-13' for The Collective SF that will come out either in December or January next year. This is another shared universe setup, but with a slight difference. As you know by now, on The Collective SF’s blog we have log entries from various “scribes” tethered to an entity known only as … Continue reading Halloween With The Collective SF