Breaktaking colors this morning, and a shot of Venus, Mars, and Jupiter in the eastern sky just before daybreak. Venus is the top, brightest one, then little Mars, and Jupiter.
Just a few shots from my morning commute. There was a double but I just couldn't fit it all in the image. I kept wanting to stop and take pictures on the way in but didn't have time! Grrrr. Hence some lousy framing and road signs. I love the sun on the green trees with … Continue reading Rain + Sun = Rainbow
I didn't go to the airshow this year. Actually I haven't gone in many years, but I'm close enough to the airport that I can see some of the action from my street, and the Blue Angels (when they're here) fly out over my neighborhood to make turns and line up for various maneuvers. So … Continue reading Oregon Airshow 2015
Another suspected feral cat. He takes off like a bolt of lightning if I open the door to try to get a picture, but if I just talk to him through the screen he keeps eating. He's so pretty. No further sightings of Socks, the black and white one. And Pumpkin is confirmed male. Progress … Continue reading Visitors
I just know everyone's going to want one. So... this thing whizzed past me on the road yesterday while I was waiting at the light. Pretty sure it's not street-legal, but whatevs. Glad I was able to get a pic at all. Clearly a one-seater, here's a wider shot to give a sense of scale. … Continue reading Unidentified Driving Object
Going into our third straight week of temps in the upper 90s. This is crazy, this is Oregon. It shouldn't be allowed. Wonder if the crazy old coot down the street feels silly about his "Stop Global Cooling" bumper sticker yet? I think I gave myself heat exhaustion yesterday. Went out kind of midday, which … Continue reading I’m Meeeellllttttiinnnnggg
I want to sincerely thank everyone who downloaded the ebook of Revenants Abroad over the holiday weekend! I hope you will enjoy it. And the new proof copy of the paperback arrived today, and while the color is not quite as rich and bold as the electronic version for the ebook, it is lighter and … Continue reading Revenants Abroad Paper Copies SOON!
I'm making Revenants Abroad free for the long holiday weekend on Amazon! If you've put off buying it, now's your chance to get it. The free promotion is scheduled to run Friday, May 22-Monday, May 25. Amazon warns there may be a slight time delay as to when it begins or ends, but there should … Continue reading Long Weekend and a Freebie
I should have posted this long ago, but wanted to say if you're a book reviewer interested in reviewing Revenants Abroad please contact me for a complimentary copy in your choice of electronic formats. There's no obligation. You can also check out the first 20% of the book at Smashwords (anyone can do this) to … Continue reading Interested in Reviewing “Revenants Abroad”?
So my latest thing is I'm thinking about doing a newsletter focusing on my book and the upcoming sequel as well as other writing, and offering some exclusive content (backstory on characters, new stuff related to the Revenants series and other projects), contests and giveaways. Yeah I know, like I don't have enough to do … Continue reading ‘Cause I Just Don’t Have Enough To Do