Book Quote Wednesday!

It’s Book Quote Wednesday! “Now, Ms. Delgado . . .” “You can call me Rose.” She smiled and settled further into her corner of the booth. He smiled back, unaware that this was Rose angling...

Finding Evidence: CSI vs Real Forensics

I did something really cool last weekend. I went to a seminar sponsored by  Mystery Writers of America (MWA), an organization I joined after the publication of THE ANTIQUITIES HUNTER (from Pegasus Crime). The seminar...

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...

New on Curious Fictions!

New this month on Curious Fictions, A Cruel and Unusual Punishment, which is a Twilight Zone-style consideration of the proposition that there are fates worse than death. As noted in my description of the story...

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”...

The Grumpy Book Reviewer Reads Gina

Shelving THE ANTIQUITIES HUNTER under “action adventure/thriller,” the Grumpy Book Reviewer (aka, Maria Logan Montgomery) gives Gina Miyoko’s debut a great review. Some not-so-grumpy excerpts: “I thoroughly enjoyed this enthralling mystery, in fact, I was...