Chapter nine excerpt. Freaky thought.

“It was customary for girls in their 16th year to register their reproductive system with the government. The girls filled out a form, gave biometric data, DNA samples, and they had a simple examination. This made early detection appointments streamlined in the future. Also, the government could database who was in their child-bearing years and … More Chapter nine excerpt. Freaky thought.

National healing

Ever get the feeling that the idea of “national healing” is just an idea in our heads? We expect “them” to heal. Never us. The winners don’t need to heal do they? Nah. That’s just for losers.  Then we flip the script. The once-losers become the winners. And even though the now-winners remember what it … More National healing

StarChild and WordItOut

Chapter One: The S-Classer of the novel, StarChild, has been converted into a beautiful word cloud via worditout.com. As Jeremy endures the aircab driver’s crazy maneuvers through the skies of Layer Seven, he envisions his new career as a wonderful, thrilling life changing event. And yes, Jeremy’s life will change.  

City-State Stays Warm and Cozy at Winter Fest

         City-State ventured into the cold, blistery winter weather on Saturday.  I arrived at MacDaddy’s Winter Fest in Cape Carteret, North Carolina. I was joined by two additional authors: Dave Atwell and Chrissy Lessey.  Dave is the author of Rotting Frontier, and Chrissy is the author of The Coven.  Both Dave and … More City-State Stays Warm and Cozy at Winter Fest