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The Deep Breath Before The Plunge

Soon my first honest-to-goodness for sale on its own merits title goes up for sale on Amazon.com.  Hot Sun, Cold Fury is the first in a series of men’s adventure stories featuring Karl Barber, a regular man of action who dives into trouble to save those who most need...

Why Appeasement Never Works

The following discussion was seen on G+, where a significant portion of the most interesting discussions on the internet is taking place outside the view of most of SF/F fandom.  The impetus for the discussion was GenCon’s list of Featured Presenters for 2016, which consisted of 50 percent women, and...

On Authenticity, Part One

No thank you, you don’t look like you believed me the first time. One of the less fortunate aspects of this modern world is it’s overwhelming reliance on sarcasm and irony.  Much like the Red Pill itself, once you notice the pervasive use of sarcasm in modern conversation, you...

Making America Great Again is Making My Head Great Again

For years now, your humble author has been a ‘no words on my clothes’ kind of guy.  My body is not your billboard*. And then a t-shirt showed up under the Christmas tree that changed everything. Everybody loves Vault Boy. That t-shirt is a simple black shirt featuring Fallout’s Vault...

A Brief Introduction

Welcome to one man’s attempt to cast off the shackles of the corporate cubicle farm and start a new life as an independent author, voice talent, and freethinker. There are a host of articles smeared across the internet providing inspiration, advice, and nuts and bolts instructions on every step...

Hello, World!

The default way of introducing programs to the world has long been a traditional, “Hello, World!”  As a quick test post, there is no reason not to continue in the time honored fashion....

Merry Christmas!

In this time of strife and conflict, it does a soul good to stop for a moment and reflect on God’s blessings, and the supreme gift of His only begotten son: “And behold an Angel of the Lord stood by them, and the brightness of God shone round about...

Free To A Good Home

And by free, I mean “you pay shipping.” I’ve got half a box of 2omm plastic militia types gathering dust in my bits box.  Long time readers may remember them from the Car Wars project.  I hate to throw them out, but I’m too lazy to even count them,...

Happy Brithday D&D

Today is the day WotC releases the open playtest for the first iteration of the fifth edition of D&D.  In my experience, Dungeons and Dragons follows the inverse Star Trek movie rule – skip the even numbered ones, because the odd numbered ones are much more fun.  I’ve only vaguely followed the...