Autumn again

October 12, 2021

It’s that time of year, the annual Colorado ritual of bracing for the first real freeze and battening down the hatches.

It’s the time of year to review, reassess, look at the what the year has been so far, and look at what lies ahead. Fourth quarter is upon us. I’m okay. I’m trying to take things slow and not beat myself up, but time seems to be accelerating around me, inspiring just a bit of panic.

Breathe deep. It’s gonna be okay.

What I’m doing:

My niece’s Halloween costume went into the mail today, and that’s a big accomplishment. She picked something relatively simple this year, thank goodness. Pics when I have them.

A reminder that two new Cormac and Amelia novellas, FATAL STORM and CHARMED WATERS, will be out in a couple months. Click here to find preorder links. These will also be available on Apple Books and in audiobook versions.

And I feel like it’s about time for a new short story. Is it time for a new short story? Heck yeah! This week, Beneath Ceaseless Skies is publishing my story “The Burning Girl.” For those of you who were at the Alternate History panel at MileHi Con, this is the “Norman Conquest but with superheroes” story I was talking about. It’s a little more complicated than that. But, well, you’ll just have to read it…

And that’s what’s going on in my world.

3 Responses to “Autumn again”

  1. Michelle Garcia Says:

    Can’t wait to see your niece’s costume.
    Just relax and enjoy the small gifts.

    ❄happy about Cormac & Amelia.
    Be well.

  2. Michelle Garcia Says:

    12:20am
    Just finished reading The Burning Girl.
    Awesome 🎆 you are a gifted writer.
    Very enjoyable.
    Blessings

  3. David Hack Says:

    Your post inspired new winter boots, pants, and socks for winter birding and hiking. Thanks!


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