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Poem in the Spring 2017 issue of Silver Blade Magazine

My poem, “Nine,” appears in issue 34, Spring 2017, of Silver Blade Magazine. The poem was inspired by my fascination with the number 9, and its connection to budo and martial arts. Advertisements

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2017 Elgin Award Nominees

Congratulations to all the 2017 Elgin Award nominees! It has been an honor to serve as Award Chair for this important and prestigious award that recognizes the best science fiction and fantasy (and everything else “speculative”) books and chapbooks from … Continue reading

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Shamrock issue #3 now available on comiXology

I’m super stoked to announce that issue 3 of Shamrock is now available on comiXology! Issue 3 includes the first set of stories that have not appeared first in Fantasy Scroll Magazine. This is brand-new, never-before-released material! Alberto has done … Continue reading

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2017 RHYSLING POETS SHOWCASE #6

Originally posted on SPECPO:
Hello, friends! Welcome to the next episode of the 2017 Rhysling Poets’ Showcase! Today I’m glad to introduce six more poets, whose Rhysling-nominated poems you can read in the Anthology, which you will receive if you are…

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Shamrock: Origins now available on ComiXology

I am very excited to announce that Shamrock: Origins (we’re calling it “issue #0”) is now available on ComiXology! It’s one of the first comics I self-published, back sometime in about 2008. Kinda neat to now see it on ComiXology … Continue reading

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Shamrock issue #2 now available on comiXology

I am very excited to announce that issue 2 of Shamrock is now available on comiXology! Previously serialized in Fantasy Scroll Magazine, this special digital release of issue 2  features a cover by Jonathan Gragg! I hope you will check … Continue reading

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Shamrock issue #1 now available on comiXology

I am very excited to announce that issue 1 of Shamrock is now available on comiXology! Previously serialized in Fantasy Scroll Magazine, this special digital release of issue 1  features an brand-new, never-before-published prologue! I hope you will check it … Continue reading

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