Fine Wine (A Tale of the Assassin Without a Name 1)

Fine Wine (A Tale of the Assassin Without a Name 1)

So begins the Assassin Without a Name series. In the very first story in the series (available to read for free right here), the Assassin Without a Name makes a deal and, while he doesn't know it yet, an alliance that will prove very useful in the future....

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The Chinatown Death Cloud Peril by Paul Malmont

The Chinatown Death Cloud Peril by Paul Malmont

I really wanted this one to work. With names like William Gibson, Lester Dent, H.P. Lovecraft, L. Ron Hubbard, Louis L'Amour, and Chester Himes all playing roles in the story, who wouldn't want it to? Ultimately, though, The Chinatown Deatch Cloud Peril was too confusing and did not contain enough of the ingredients I love in a good book....

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Podcasts for Writers

The writing podcasts I listened to regularly back in 2010. I wonder how many of them are still around?...

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Kindle: First Impressions

Kindle: First Impressions

My initial take on the Amazon Kindle eReader. This post was written way back in 2010. In other words, a lifetime ago in technology terms. The Kindle has come a long way and proved the dominant eReader in that time....

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The Blade Itself by Joe Abercrombie

The Blade Itself by Joe Abercrombie

The Blade Itself by Joe Abercrombie is a gritty, in-your-face, rollicking good time of a story. Full of deeply thought out, colorful characters, there's something for every fan of the fantasy genre here....

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eReaders for Your Computer

eReaders for Your Computer

You can still read eBooks without an iPhone or dedicated eReader device using one of these eReader applications for your PC or Mac....

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