Every book I put out these days is a saga. And by that I'm not referring to the book itself, but the long, tortured road they seem to take in getting published. For a long time now I've been waiting to hear when my next book, The Bloody Chorus, would be published. Today, DAW finally assigned it a date...
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Friday, September 26, 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014
As some of you know my father was sick for the past few months. It hurts to write this, but unfortunately he passed away on Tuesday morning. A lot of you prayed for him and my family and sent good, healing wishes our way. That meant a great deal to me, and I'm not just saying that. I'm not a person who has a lot of friends, so getting so many comments from my online buddies was quite wonderful.
Friday, September 19, 2014
Last year I saw the Statue of Liberty for the first time. I was sailing out of NY harbor on a Disney cruise ship, and there she was. Even though I've spent my whole life living so close to her, I'd never laid eyes on her before. It was a great way to start that cruise.
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Lately, for some reason, I've been wondering what it would be like to go back in time. See, when I was a kid I always wanted to visit the future. The past? Boring. What's the point of that? I imagined the world as it appeared on the cover of pulpy science fiction novels, with city that looked like Walt Disney's original version for Epcot, where people traveled in tubes like in Logan's Run.