Review: The Heirs of Earth

I read a great deal of SF. Some of it good, some of it shockingly bad. Much in the middle. This book is well worth your time to pick up and read. Excellent, interesting characters, really cool situations they need to work through and a lot of threads which will be hopefully completed in later … [Read more…]

Review: Calexit – An Anthology

We’ve all heard of “Brexit” where Great Britain voted to leave the EU. That stirred up some debate in California about them possibly seceding from the Union. The recent events in Catalonia attempting to do the same from Spain with the resulting brutal government crackdown makes this book even more timely when I purchased it … [Read more…]

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Yes being an independent author gives you extraordinary freedom.  It does come a significant price–you have to do or are responsible for EVERYTHING! I am not only responsible for writing a novel, I’m responsible for editing, layout, marketing and all the little tiny nuances involved. Some days I spend more time on those things than … [Read more…]

Review: Carrier Pilot: One of the greatest pilot’s memoirs of WWII – a true aviation classic.

I knew that in WWII the US Navy considered the Vought F4U Corsair was considered too dangerous to fly on and off of aircraft carriers and was relegated to ground basing. It was nicknamed “Ensign Eliminator” and “Bent-Wing Eliminator” due to it requiring a lot more training with corresponding crashes as a result. Having stood … [Read more…]