New Ideas/Old Ideas

I have a new idea for a novel, so once Fortunes is done, I am hoping to get that plotted. Names are not easy to come up with, but I started devising a new set. In order to come up with a new world, I'll be picking up some history books in eras I don't … Continue reading New Ideas/Old Ideas


2020 has been a really mixed bag for everyone. The one thing I've noticed it that it's given me new awareness of how important creativity is. Imagination and stories are helping us to explore options, see what the future could be (good and bad), and helping us to grapple with the big questions. I've been … Continue reading Visions

The Future IS Change…Or, Not More Of The Same

Recently, a number of events have convinced me that speculative fiction writers must embrace change, no matter how painful. Change is inevitable, and it's foolish to act as if everything is set in stone. Indeed, if we are to be true to ourselves as speculative fiction (SF/fantasy) writers, we NEED to ask the perennial question … Continue reading The Future IS Change…Or, Not More Of The Same