New Stories on Curious Fictions

New this month on Curious Fictions, my alternate history novelette: O, Pioneer. For those of you who’d like to read some of my short fiction without having to buy a whole book, check out my...

BayCon 2019

Jeff and I will be at BayCon 2019 again this year. I think we’ve missed one year since we started going two decades ago. BayCon 2019 returns for its 37th year, and will again be...

Book Signing at the New Concord Barnes & Noble!

Dutifully and cheerfully answering the call from Mystery Writers of America (NoCal Chapter) I will be among the authors signing and chatting at the Grand Opening of the brand new and very shiny Barnes &...

Well, TA-DA! and all that…

Superheroes! Steampunk! High-stakes adventure! Cool characters fighting implacable enemies for the fate of the world while they’re battling their own demons! If you like any or all of those things in your reading, Archangel: Ascension...

Leprecon 45 – Author GoH

What? Maya is author Guest of Honor, you say? Why yes, yes I am. At Leprecon 45 in Phoenix, AZ. Details in the post!

I Am Author GoH at Leprecon 45!

Yes, it’s official. I am the author guest of honor at Leprecon 2019 (aka, Leprecon 45). This is my first Guest of Honor tour of duty as a writer. In a wild and crazy bit...

A Real Character

I just put the final (draft) period on the novelization of ARCHANGEL: ASCENSION, Book One of the Winter Chronicles. The book is based on a movie script written by Dave Di Pietro of ReelCoolEntertainment. This...

Found: One Super Villain

Cool news from the producer of the steampunk movie I’m novelizing even as I speak. He has cast the arch-villain for the movie—a true piece of nasty work named Benton Cross. Cross will be played...

A Huge Thank You!

I just wanted to say a heartfelt “huzzah!” in appreciation for everyone who helped make my debut book event at the Phoebe Hearst Museum of Anthropology completely wonderful. You can see from the “featured photo”...