And the most significant character ever!
I spent some time today and wrote down a list of the Sci-Fi novels that most influenced me, and then I separated it into three lists for three time periods in my life. Continue reading “My List of Significant SciFi Novels”
Have you ever noticed that in many sci-fi movies and TV shows, the final resolution between the hero and the villain is almost always some form of fistfight? We can have all these great space battles and high-tech weapons, but when it comes right down to it, Captain Kirk usually defeated his foe with his bare knuckles Continue reading “It always comes down to a fistfight”
So if you’re going to write a story about traveling to other stars and meeting aliens and all that, you have to decide how you’re going to do that: either accept that you can’t go faster than the speed of light and that you’ll need to take a long time to get there, or come up with a way to defy physics. Continue reading “Problem: How to get to another star”
I started this blog to share the journey of writing and publishing my first sci-fi novel, Star Riders, as well as what I’m learning about self-publishing and marketing. Occasionally, I give you my thoughts on science fiction in general. Continue reading “Welcome to my blog!”