The Garden – Excerpt

The creatures of the wilderness had cut a dirt path through the tall grasses of the meadows, a path she decided to follow, just to see where it led. “There is nothing here,” she told herself, trying to chase away the disappointment engendered by the unremarkable nature of the world beyond. Ever since she had… Continue reading

The Plant – A Steampunk Story

A story of man versus plant, plant versus machine, logic versus habit, outlier versus group, possible versus real, biology versus mechanics, haphazard versus systematic and all the complexities in between. In the end the plant wins, since life always finds a way to elevate itself. But so does man. And so does the machine. Or whatever you want… Continue reading

Door No. 8

Taylor Bradford is thrilled to have been admitted into a prestigious college, but school and life are not always what they seem. The Wayfinding Systems Introductory class she can’t remember enrolling in, but which she just can’t escape, redefines the meaning of higher learning. Cover by BeeJavier at selfpubbookcovers.com

Letters to Lelia

“Never forget, my dear child, that life is made of days, and no matter how many days you were gifted with, you should strive to enjoy every single one of them. When you have given your love and attention to your family and friends, it will still be overflowing, so pay attention to the ideals… Continue reading

Generations

Can you imagine growing up in a world where dangers are almost non-existent and everything is possible? Between the virtual world, immortality and reshaping matter reality takes a whole new meaning for the plucky descendants of the human race. Follow the adventures of the children of Terra Two and their travels across the universe. Humanity… Continue reading

Terra Two

Sarah Feaherty had sound and suitable plans for her future, none of which included leaving the planet. The young biologist enrolls in a post-doctoral program run by a reclusive female order and unwittingly becomes part of their terra-forming team; at the age of one hundred and sixteen Sarah is entrusted to tell the story of… Continue reading

Möbius’ Code – Excerpt

When Jennifer entered the kitchen the next morning, she was welcomed by a new piece of art on the wall above the coffee maker. It was an “I heart Colorado” wood carving in the shape of the state. The heart was stencil cut, showing the wall behind, and the wood had been heavily lacquered quite… Continue reading

The Plant – A Steampunk Story

A story of man versus plant, plant versus machine and all the complexities in between. In the end the plant wins, since life always finds a way to elevate itself. But so does man. And so does the machine. Or whatever you want to call what it became. Find it on Amazon and Smashwords

Mrs. Thornby gathered dust

Mrs. Thornby looked up to the sky to assess the state of the weather, and since it seemed to be cooperating, she continued, at a speed that defied her age, dragging her feet a little like a bratty child, to kick up the dust. Her sensible demeanor made it look like she had somewhere very… Continue reading

Letters to Lelia – Letter Twenty One – Charting your path

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The most common reaction people have when they meet resistance is to back away and search for another path, usually one less contentious, one that doesn’t stretch their capacity or comfort zone. This other path usually leads nowhere through an ever lessening sequence of diminishing resistance. It eventually gets you to a point of indifferent… Continue reading