New Desktop Background

I’m just going to leave this image here. It’s my new desktop background. [image by SharpWriter]

Writing Updates: 2/24/11

Not much is new right now. I’m still collaborating with Michael Bacon on the outline/script for Tweekers. I’m waiting for more information/official release dates for Growing Dread and In Situ. And I’m still working on The Exile’s Violin 2–this might be the last steampunk thing I write…

My Response to “On (Moral) Fantasy Fiction II” and Others

Yesterday I read a fascinating post called “On (Moral) Fantasy Fiction II” by Paul Charles Smith that looked at different types of morality in epic or heroic fantasy. He talks about how there’s a difference in Tolkien’s writing when he was writing in a “tragic…

“Neurolution” to be Included in Biopunk Anthology

Good news everyone! (I always say that in the Professor’s voice from Futurama). My short story “Neurolution” is going to be featured in the anthology Growing Dread: Biopunk Visions by Timid Pirate Publishing. The anthology is set to come out in March 2011, so it’s…

Nicest Rejection Letter Ever

Yesterday I got the nicest rejection letter ever. I had submitted a short story a couple of weeks ago to an online publication. I saw the response email in my inbox, and I was all prepared for one of the generic “Thank you for submitting….

“Tweekers” and “Weekend at the Cabin”

Hello, Internet. I’ve been spending a lot of my time looking for jobs. Luckily I have a few things lined up, and with a little luck, some of them will pan out. I started working with Michael Bacon on the screenplay for the movie “Tweekers.” We’re…

New Website

Hello! Welcome to my brand new website. It’s currently a work in progress. I’m going to try to transfer all my older blog posts from my previous site to here.