Blog Archives

Unrest At Chez Moi

Can you guess the reason? I’ll give you a couple of clues–up there is a photo of an adorable little kitty cat (clue #1) and chez moi is inhabited by an eloquent and persuasive kindergartner (clue #2). Get it? Well,

Tagged with: , , , , , , , ,
Posted in on etceteras, on my books, on writing

A Massive Star Is Born

Astronomers used the National Science Foundation’s Karl G. Jansky Very Large Array (VLA) to study a massive young star called W75N(B)-VLA 2, and learned how massive stars (the subject is eight times more massive than the Sun) develop in the

Tagged with: , , , , , , , ,
Posted in interesting stuffs, science news

WOW! “New Amazon Service Eliminates the Need for Authors”

From the Smashwords.com blog: The publishing industry is reeling today after news broke this morning about Kindle Author, Amazon’s new service that  generates high-quality fiction using complex software algorithms. It’s like Build-A-Bear for ebooks. The reader tells Kindle Author what

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in industry news, interesting stuffs, on writing, publishing news

A Word, A Place, And Something Else

The Word: Azure noun a deep blue, occasionally somewhat purple, similar to the colour of a clear blue sky (poetic) a clear blue sky adjective of the colour azure; serene (usually postpositive) of the colour blue Word Origin C14: from

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Fun with words, on my books, on writing

Will Neptune-like Worlds Be Future Human Colonies?

To create an Earthlike planet, try starting with a world more like Neptune. A small gas planet that drifts inward from the cold outer reaches of a solar system might transform into a rocky world loaded with water and other

Tagged with: , , , , , , ,
Posted in industry news, interesting stuffs, science news
Click Below to Sign Up for My Newsletter and Get 3 FREE ebooks
My Amazon Bookstore
Sci-fi trivia hunter?
On Twitter

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 1,504 other followers