Quinn of Cygnus: Lift Off Book Birthday!

Gentle Beings, we have ignition! Quinn of Cygnus: Lift Off should be live at all book retailers. Now, just to make life interesting, there maybe be some hang fires (problems) at some retailers. Amazon just finished up Prime Day and Barnes & Noble’s publishing interface has been wonky all week. I haven’t been able to…

Insomnia, Cooking and Russia

Sometimes, I just can’t sleep. That doesn’t happen as much these days–when I was still in the USAF, I used to keep a notebook by my bed and write down what was worrying me so I could go back to sleep. Now, I’m just older and it’s harder to sleep. So, you get a blog…

New snow surfing video

This is raw footage from Lost Trail. I had no idea The Amazing Sleeping Man was so close to me! YouTube Video

2019 according to The Amazing Sleeping Man

Wow, what a year!  I can not believe we were able to cram two-months of activities into twelve months.  Yep, pretty slow year here, not sure where it went but I know it was not adrenaline-filled. Snowboarding/skiing got off to a slow start, then some big storms rolled in and it was powder nirvana.  We…

The Real Clockers

Did you know clock maintainers actually exist? Yes, right here on Old Earth, right now, there are people working every day, all day, all year (24/7/365 in military terms) around the world to maintain clocks. Specifically, atomic clocks. Why, you ask? Because timing really is everything. For example, millions of online bank and credit card…

Operation Warrior Sanctuary

Earlier this year, a wonderful thing happened. A generous soul, who wishes to remain anonymous, donated a Montana land lease with a campground and many buildings called Camp Ponderosa, to the Northwest Montana Veteran’s Food Pantry and Standdown organization. It’s located in the beautiful Swan Valley, between Seeley Lake and Condon, and near Flathead Lake…

Cover Reveal Lightwave: Command Decision, Folding Space Series 6.0!

Here it is, in all its’ beautiful glory, Lightwave: Command Decision, Folding Space Series 6.0! The wonderful folks at Deranged Doctor Design did a fabulous job! This is my favorite cover so far! Pre-Order Links: Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07Z8G566N Kobo: https://www.kobo.com/us/en/ebook/lightwave-command-decision B&N: https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/books/1134180447 D2D:  https://books2read.com/u/3Ge1lp Apple: https://books.apple.com/us/book/id1484097277 Smashwords: https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/986908  

Guest Post

One of the other wonderful authors in The Expanding Universe 5 anthology, Lawrence Schoen, has an amazing blog called Eating Authors. He asks each author a deceptively easy question: “What’s your most memorable meal?” Check out my answer here. (Notice the new pic with Zoe!) Then go read the rest–he’s interviewed a lot of fabulous and…