Tag Archives: The Plainsrunner

The Prime – Proofreading Done

I’ve just done my last pass of the proofreading and editing of The Prime. The corrections were getting pretty trivial, so I decided it was time to move on. Now I’m going to try something new with this book. With … Continue reading

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The Prime — Fulltime Report

I have written the last chapter of The Prime. The novel comes in at about three or four thousand words over the sixty thousand I was aiming for, so that’s not bad. This time, though, I might end up with … Continue reading

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The Prime – Three-Quarter Report

I have been writing my current novel, The Prime, for four and a half months, and I’m three-quarters finished. Time for another report. Unlike my last book, The Plainsrunner, this one isn’t being shared in a serialization as I write … Continue reading

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The Prime – Halftime Report

I still haven’t come up with an image to use with this book. I have been writing my current novel — tentatively titled The Prime — for three months now, and I’m halfway through. That means it’s time for a … Continue reading

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Transliterations of Alien Texts

People ask why I use human referents in my stories about aliens. Why, for instance, did Archie take the name Archimedes when his history doesn’t include Archimedes? Shouldn’t Archie have named himself after a great mathematician from his own world? … Continue reading

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Plainsrunner Recording Complete

The recording of The Plainsrunner is finished.  It comes to a total of about ten hours of listening.  Now I need to polish it up, which includes running it through a normalizer to to ensure continuity across all files, and … Continue reading

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The Plainsrunner Chapters Have Been Removed

The OliverOnline Book Club serialization of The Plainsrunner is now officially and irrevocably over. The files containing the chapters have been removed from this site, and the links to them on the OliverOnline site are now dead. Thank you to … Continue reading

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Recording The Plainsrunner

I’ve been recording The Plainsrunner for a couple of weeks, and it’s going well. There should be about two more weeks of it, then it will be on to polishing it up for presentation. I’m finding these sessions a little … Continue reading

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Review Copies of The Plainsrunner

Review copies of The Plainsrunner are now available. They can be had from Apple iTunes, Kobo and Google Play Books. This is an open invitation to anyone who would like a free copy of the book. There is no obligation … Continue reading

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The Plainsrunner Available in Stores

The Plainsrunner is showing up in stores. I’ll use this post to keep a running list of them. Go ahead and shop around for the best deal. Or go post a few reviews. Book store availability Google Play Books. Barnes … Continue reading

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