Tag Archives: science fiction and fantasy novels

Mask? Hey, Bringer of Chaos. What’s up with that? #scifi

The Bringer of Chaos hero wears a black mask painted on his face. It covers his eyes, up to and over the eyebrows. Why? What’s with the mask? When I started writing about Pietas, the hero of Bringer of Chaos: the … Continue reading

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Scintillating Sweetness: Meet the Antonello Brothers #scifi #4thofJulyRomance

Meet the Scintillating Antonello Brothers (sweet Scifi Romance) Scintillating defined: briliantly clever, having flashes of brilliance, sparkle, marked by high spirits or excitement. Wow does that ever fit these guys, not to mention this awesome blog hop! Welcome to the Scintillating 4th … Continue reading

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Writing emotions without “telling” #books #amreading

It’s easier writing emotions when you can just say what the character feels. We’ve all read books where the writer tells us exactly what the main character likes about another person. “He liked her pretty smile. He liked the way … Continue reading

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I embrace chaos #Excerpt from Human Perfect #99cents #scifi

Human Perfect has a new cover that better fits the story. The line “I embrace chaos” is central to the entire story. Christa hates androids. The texture of plastiflesh skin and the non-smell of the animate machines jars her senses. … Continue reading

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Requiem of the Gods (Critical Mass) #playlist #chaos #scifi

Playlist: Music for a King — Song # 13 Requiem of the Gods The third (and final for this list) is Requiem of the Gods from The Critical Mass. Another amazing movie trailer song. I put Requiem on repeat when … Continue reading

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What You Are (Audioslave) #playlist #scifi #chaos

Playlist: Music for a King — Song # 12 What You Are I keep What You Are on a disc in my car and play it all the time. It’s often on repeat. It also fits the character Wulf. When … Continue reading

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