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Science Fiction/SFR/Space Opera Giveaway!

Science Fiction/SFR/Space Opera Giveaway! There is a science fiction/romance/adventure/space opera (phew!) giveaway happening on BookFunnel right now. My award-winning book, Faring Soul, which is book 1 of the Interspace Origins series, is included. As I write this email, there are 33 other participants, and I have to tell you, some of them look good. I will be

Short Science Fiction Story, Totally Free From Kobo, No Strings!

I guess the title of the post says everything I need to say. Kobo is running a promotion for a week, during which they are giving away my prequel novelette, Flying Blind, the first book in The Indigo Reports straight science-fiction series. This is interesting timing, because I’ve had several emails from readers asking about

2018-08-21T17:05:04+00:00Wednesday, August 22, 2018|Categories: Freebies, Science Fiction|Tags: , , , |

Ron Collins and his Science Fiction

  I was fortunate to interview Ron Collins recently, as part of the science fiction month here on the blog, to celebrate the launch of New Star Rising (yesterday!). I met Ron and his wife in Oregon last October, although I had been aware of his work before then.  Ron is a well established, award-winning

2017-03-23T15:10:29+00:00Friday, March 24, 2017|Categories: Science Fiction|Tags: |

Happy Aussie Day

It's Australia Day here for me, but it's all over bar the shouting in Australia. Hope the fireworks were good! Cheers, . Get the news that no one else does. Sign up for my newsletter. For a short while, you get a bundle of ebooks, free, when you sign up, as a Starter

2017-01-19T13:36:38+00:00Thursday, January 26, 2017|Categories: Reading, Science Fiction, Writing|Tags: , |

Today is–Get This–International Wikipedia Day

I don't know about you, but I use Wikipedia all the freaking time.  It's great for quick fact checks, it never out-dates* like a printed encyclopedia would, and it always scratches my rather large and eclectic curiousity. So when I tripped over the fact that it was International Wikipedia Day today, I just had to give the

2017-01-12T14:03:57+00:00Sunday, January 15, 2017|Categories: Reading, Science Fiction, Writing|Tags: , |

Why Read Science Fiction?

  You have to undestand, this is not a question I've ever asked myself.  I've been reading science fiction for so long that my answer is a silent "d'uh!" However, since I started publishing science fiction romance in late 2015, I know I have converted quite a few romance readers to the charms of science fiction. Later

2016-12-30T14:46:57+00:00Friday, January 6, 2017|Categories: Science Fiction|Tags: , |

National Braille Day

  Today is national Braille day and I thought it would be appropriate to acknowledge Braille, as for nearly a hundred years it has provided blind people with a way to read. Braille was invented in 1824 by Louise Braille, a Frenchman who lost his sight when he was a child.  He built Braille to

2016-12-29T20:11:21+00:00Wednesday, January 4, 2017|Categories: Reading, Science Fiction|Tags: , , |