Every writer’s journey has its unique twists and turns, characters that pop up and demand their stories be told, and inspirations that come from the unlikeliest of places. Today, I want to take you behind the scenes of my current project, “Trial of Transfer,” which is the opening saga in the “Star Trek: First Duty” series.
Sep 08 2023
Sep 13 2013
As part of the Ad Astra Star Trek Fanfiction Community, I’ll participate from time to time with the prompts being published by our new fanfic review/commentary blog, Boldly Reading. And because it seems my blogging has become rather sparse lately, I decided to try my hand and this week’s prompt… especially since there’s a lot …
Jan 13 2013
As with all things, sometimes when you make a plan, things don’t turn out that way you thought they would. Full Speed Ahead is no different, and the big multi-season plan has changed pretty significantly as to warrant whole episodes being rewritten wholesale. In this post, I’ll talk about what happened, and what happening now.
Dec 12 2012
As I said in a previous post, the latest Full Speed Ahead story, “To Triumph and Not to Mourn,” was completed. It has now been fully published at Ad Astra! I wanted to take a few moments to talk about what went into the production, so if you’ve not yet read it (or the immediately …
Feb 07 2012
Kudos to anyone who recognizes the famous first line of this blog post. But last night before I reported in for work, Sam Redfeather and I had a chance to polish off the last bit of The Chains of Error and I wanted to write on my feelings about this endeavor. Sam hasn’t had a …